Fragments of tile or vessel

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KIII 5(1)

Dimensions

Largest fragment- Thickness x Width x length: 2.5 x 3.5 x 6.2 cm (1 x 1 3/8 x 2 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

14-2-618d

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Two faience fragments, irregular shaped, blue glazed, one side has a purple glazed stripe.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, KIII 5(1). 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