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Tile fragment (part of lion)

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K 1627 debris

Dimensions

Overall: 3.5 x 3.1 x 3.2 cm (1 3/8 x 1 1/4 x 1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

13-14-1262

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tile and inlays

Blue thick fragment of tile.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma. 1913 : 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