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Vessel fragment

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K X (11)-1

Dimensions

Overall: 24 x 14.5 x 4.5 cm (9 7/16 x 5 11/16 x 1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

20.1319a

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Large fragment of big vessel. Blue-green faience with black line decoration. Flower pattern under rim. (See 14-1-500)

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma. K X (11)-1, December 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; December 1914: assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition