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Two stone rim fragments

Nubian or Egyptian
Kerma


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, 1200 X

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

14.1635

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Two alabaster rim fragments. One plain from a saucer and one flat from a cylinder jar. The alabaster of the flat rim is banded.

Provenance

From Kerma, 1200 X. 1914:excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition