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Vessel fragment

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, 1600 C5

Dimensions

Height x width x thickness: 4.5 x 3.5 x 1.3 cm (1 3/4 x 1 3/8 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

14.1177.6

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragment from the rim of a vessel, blue glazed outside, black glazed inside. AKRM sample #26. See also 14-1-1279a-h.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma 1600 C5. 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