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Top of vessel

Broken jar neck. Bright blue glaze with line. Decoration in black.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma. 1913 : 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: 7.6 x 4.8 cm (3 x 1 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.5730

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels