Faience fragment

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KIII center

Dimensions

Overall: 3.1 x 1.5cm (1 1/4 x 9/16in.)

Accession Number

13-12-317

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

4 Fragments of blue faience. One rilled fragment may be part of faience boat model seat.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, KIII center. 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