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Vessel fragment

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, Under Taharqa Temple, room "bj"

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 5.6 x 3.7 x 0.7 cm (2 3/16 x 1 7/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

29.1174

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragment of a blue glazed bowl, decorated in dark blue lines. Inside: plant stems. Outside: lotus petals. Part of disc-like base intact.

Provenance

From Nubia, Semna, Under Taharqa Temple, room "bj". January, 1928: 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