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Fragment of faience

Fragment of blue faience with design in relief.

Provenance

From Semna, Magazine ab I, debris. 1928: 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,

Findspot

Semna, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Length x width: 1.0 x 0.8 cm (3/8 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1247

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads