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Rim fragment of a vessel

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, 1900x upper debris

Dimensions

Overall: Height: 3.6 cm (1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.1291

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Blue glazed inside and out; painted outside with hieroglyphic signs.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, 1900x upper debris. 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