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Fragment of a vessel

Rim fragment with faded blue glaze inside and out; showing painted plants on outside.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma KX-B. 1914 : excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 19 : 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: 5.5 x 3.5 cm (2 3/16 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.1269

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels