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Vessel fragment

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K 1500 debris over XV chamber

Dimensions

Height x width x thickness: 5.8 x 5 x 0.5 cm (2 5/16 x 1 15/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1330

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Plain faded blue fragment, OR has as one of two.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, 1500 debris over XV chamber. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition