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Base fragment

One fragment of a porphyry vessel preserving part of the flat base.

Provenance

From Kerma III 15; Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition;

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Classic Kerma, about 1700–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia

Dimensions

Overall: 6 x 8 x 5 cm (2 3/8 x 3 1/8 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1368

Medium or Technique

Porphyry

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels