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Vessel fragment

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, 1619 debris

Dimensions

Overall: 3.3 x 4 x 1 cm (1 5/16 x 1 9/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

14.1317

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Vessel fragment, bright blue glaze outside, no glaze interior, body sherd, traces of black line decoration

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma 1619 debris. 1914 : excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 19 : assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition