Vessel fragment

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, IIA

Dimensions

Overall: 4 x 3.5 x 0.5 cm (1 9/16 x 1 3/8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.1277b

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Blue glazed inside and out; painted outside with birds and plants, inside with plant forms.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, IIA. March, 1914: excavated by Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; March 1914. Assigned to MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition