Rim fragment of bowl

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K1600

Dimensions

Overall: 5.4 x 5.6 x 1.2 cm (2 1/8 x 2 3/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

20.1278

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Part of knob projection; blue glaze inside and out; painted outside with geometric patterns, inside with birds and plant forms.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, K1600. 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