Vessel fragment

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Object Place: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, 1600C4

Dimensions

Overall: 6.9 x 5 cm (2 11/16 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.1260

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Blue glazed outside; painted with lotus flowers.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, 1600C4. 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