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Tile fragment

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, 319x

Dimensions

Overall: 3.2 x 1.6 x 4.2 cm (1 1/4 x 5/8 x 1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

14.1319.3

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tile and inlays

Blue glazed tile fragment with ridge.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, 319x. February 1914 : excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1914 : assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition