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Fragments of tile or vessel

Two faience fragments, irregular shaped, blue glazed, one side has a purple glazed stripe.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, KIII 5(1). 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

Largest fragment- Thickness x Width x length: 2.5 x 3.5 x 6.2 cm (1 x 1 3/8 x 2 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

14-2-618d

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments