Rim fragment

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, 1600 c

Dimensions

Length: 4.3 cm (1 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.1175

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

The lower end of a cartouche is incised. The rim is plain. The rest of the vessel is missing.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma. 1920: 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.

Findspot Information: From Kerma 1600 c, January 1914.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition