Vessel fragment

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KII A

Dimensions

Overall: 9.2 x 8.9 x 1.2 cm (3 5/8 x 3 1/2 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

20.1274

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Blue glazed outside; painted with flying bird and flowers.

Provenance

Nubia, Kerma, KII A. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; March 1914, assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition