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Porphyry vessel body fragment

One thick walled porphyry vessel body fragment.

Provenance

From Kerma, K III Hall A. 1914:excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian or Egyptian, Kerma, 1700–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 2.5 x 6.5 x 5.5 cm (1 x 2 9/16 x 2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5727

Medium or Technique

Porphyry

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels