Vessel fragment

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, 2000 Debris

Dimensions

Overall: 6.6 x 3.4 x 0.5 cm (2 5/8 x 1 5/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.1239

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Vessel fragment, blue glaze inside and out. Surface is covered with irregularly sized black dots.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, 2000 Debris. January, 1914; excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition