Vessel fragment

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Object Place: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K 1600 c(4)

Dimensions

Overall: 8.5 x 7.3 x 1.3 cm (3 3/8 x 2 7/8 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

20.1256

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Blue glazed outside; painted with flying birds and flowers and water. Joins with 14-1-1109.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, 1600 c4. 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