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Vessel fragments

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K III, Site 5-3

Dimensions

Overall: 5.8 x 5.8 x 1 cm (2 5/16 x 2 5/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.1285a-e

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Five fragments, blue glazed outside and partly inside; decoration in dark blue glaze on light ground. (20.1285 a,b,c,d,e)

Provenance

From Kerma; K III. Site 5-3, 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