Vessel fragment

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Object Place: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, XA7-5

Dimensions

Overall: 7.4 x 8.2 x 2.2 cm (2 15/16 x 3 1/4 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.1234

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragment. Black (smoked?) inside glazed outside, light blue ground, scale pattern in dark blue.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, XA7-5. January, 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