Vessel fragment

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), 2900 Debris

Dimensions

Overall: 4.1 x 3.9 x 1.2 cm (1 5/8 x 1 9/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

20.1302

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Blue glazed outside; hieroglyphic inscription in dark blue on light ground.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, 2900 Debris. February, 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; February 1914 : assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition