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Vessel fragments

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, 1600 C(4)

Dimensions

Largest fragment Height x width x depth:5.0 x 3.0 x 1.0 cm (1 15/16 x 1 3/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

14.1153

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Thirteen fragments of several different vessels. One with rilled surface. two fragments join to form part of the upper portion of a blue faience jar with chevron decoration in black on the texterior. Others include part of the rim of a jar.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, 1600 C(4). 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition