Vessel fragment

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K IV, Over 411 to west

Dimensions

Overall: 19.5 x 12.5 x 2 cm (7 11/16 x 4 15/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5706

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragment of large vessel. Blue faience, glaze only on outside with no decoration.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma. K IV, Over 411 to west, December 1913: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; December 1913 : assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition