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Faience fragments

Three blue faience irregular shaped fragments, each with hole pierced in center. Hands for small faience rowers from boat model.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, K319x. 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

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

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Height x width x length: 1.1 x 0.6 x 1.8 cm (7/16 x 1/4 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

14-2-314h

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments