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Block fragment

Reg. triangular block of quartzite, green glaze on four sides.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma KIV, 1913 : excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

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

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 11 x 10 x 9 cm (4 5/16 x 3 15/16 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5711

Medium or Technique

Glazed quartzite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements