Vessel cover (?)

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, 1631x

Dimensions

Overall: 2.8 x 4.2 x 0.8 cm (1 1/8 x 1 5/8 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.1303

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

Blue glazed; painted on one side with lotus flower.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, 1631x. March, 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