Rim fragment

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Object Place: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K1900 debris

Dimensions

Overall: 5.2 x 4.2 x 0.9 cm (2 1/16 x 1 5/8 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.1244

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Blue glazed outside and on rim; painted with lotus design outside.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, K1900. January, 1914: 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