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Tile fragment

Tile fragment with indistinct incised figure of a man, blue faience.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, 319x. February 1914 : excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1914 : 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: 6 x 6.9 x 1 cm (2 3/8 x 2 11/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

14.1319.7

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Tile and inlays