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Fragment of vessel

Blue glazed quartz fragment of a vessel's rim, white quartz body.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, 1600 c4. 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 length: 1.7 x 3.2 cm (11/16 x 1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

14.1160

Medium or Technique

Blue glazed quartz

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments