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Fragments of quartz

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KIII

Dimensions

Overall: 3 x 2.3 x 1.9 cm (1 3/16 x 7/8 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

14.1358

Medium or Technique

Glazed quartz

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects

One small fragment of blue glazed quartz.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma KIII. 1914 : excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 19 : assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition