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Fragment

Fragment of blue faience, plain except for black rim.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma. K3500, Feb. 1914 : excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; Feb. 1914 : assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Kerma, 2400–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 6.5 x 5 x 0.7 cm (2 9/16 x 1 15/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

14.1402

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels