Rim fragment from a bowl

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K1600C

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 5.5 x 7.8 x 1.7 cm (2 3/16 x 3 1/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.1253

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Faience rim fragment. There is a blue glaze inside. The outside is glazed in horizontal stripes, alternating light and dark blue.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, K1600C. 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