Rim fragment of bowl

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, 1500x Chapel

Dimensions

Overall: 6.5 x 6.6 cm (2 9/16 x 2 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.1271

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Blue glazed inside and out; outside decayed; inside painted with lotus flowers. Pictured with 20.1280 at right.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Southern Cemetery, K15, K1500x Chapel. March, 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