Stone objects

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Tumulus 11

Dimensions

Height x width x thickness: 2.9 x 2.35 x 1.9 cm (1 1/8 x 15/16 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

15-2-26

Medium or Technique

Glazed quartzite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

Two blue glaze quartzite pebbles.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, Tumulus 11. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition