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Vessel fragment

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K II A, # 6

Dimensions

Overall: 7 x 7.5 x 1.7 cm (2 3/4 x 2 15/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1073.1

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Egg shaped fragment with flaring mouth. Blue glaze on outside.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma. K IIA #6, January 1914 : excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; January 1914 : assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition