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Porphyry vessel body fragment

Nubian or Egyptian
Kerma
1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K III Hall A

Dimensions

Overall: 2.5 x 6.5 x 5.5 cm (1 x 2 9/16 x 2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5727

Medium or Technique

Porphyry

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One thick walled porphyry vessel body fragment.

Provenance

From Kerma, K III Hall A. 1914:excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition