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Half a brick

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KIII Hall A

Dimensions

Overall: 12 x 7 x 14 cm (4 3/4 x 2 3/4 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

13.5746

Medium or Technique

Glazed quartzite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements

Blue glaze quartzite, glazing on all sides except on one broken side.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma KIII Hall A, 1913: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition