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Vessel fragment

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K 1600 C (4)

Dimensions

Overall: 6.9 x 3 x 1cm (2 11/16 x 1 3/16 x 3/8in.) Overall: 8 x 7.6 x 1.4 cm (3 1/8 x 3 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1152

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One rim fragment, faded blue glaze, black line decoration. One fragment with light blue glaze and faded black line decoration, attached to 14-1-1279a.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, 1600 C. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition