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Rim fragment of a vessel

Blue glazed inside and out; painted outside with hieroglyphic signs.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, 1900x upper debris. January 1914: 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, Classic Kerma, about 1700–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

20.1291

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels