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Nine fragments of faience vessels

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma

Accession Number

14.1655

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Nine (of fifteen original) rim sherds from faience jars, all slightly diffeent and decorated with parallel, vertical black lines. Two sherds from the same group have been accessioned as 20.1304a-b.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma. 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