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Fragment

Blue glazed fragment of quartzite.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Kerma, 2400–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 7 x 5.2 x 9.4 cm (2 3/4 x 2 1/16 x 3 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5748

Medium or Technique

Glazed quartzite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects