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Vessel fragment

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


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

Dimensions

Overall: 9.5 x 8.8 x 2 cm (3 3/4 x 3 7/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1073.2

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Beaker with wavy sides. Blue glaze inside and outside.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, Upper Defuffa K II A, #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