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Tile, corner fragment

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma

Dimensions

Overall: 9 x 8.3 x 1 cm (3 9/16 x 3 1/4 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.1267

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tile and inlays

Blue glazed on both sides and edges.

Provenance

From Kerma 3500, February 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