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Vessel; fragment

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma

Dimensions

Overall: 7.5 x 2.4 x 11.5 cm (2 15/16 x 15/16 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

20.2015

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Egg-shaped fragment of round bottom of thick-walled blue faience jar; glazed on outside only; faience blistered through misfiring. (Fai. 9)not recorded.

Provenance

From Kerma: 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