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Vessel fragment

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KX(8)-17

Dimensions

Overall: 4 x 3 x 7.9 cm (1 9/16 x 1 3/16 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

14.1084

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragment of leg of big basin. Green-blue faience, roughly triangular.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma. KX(8)-17. 1914 : excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1914 : assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition