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Vessel; fragment

Egg-shaped fragment of round bottom of thick-walled blue faience jar; glazed on outside only; faience blistered through misfiring. (Fai. 9)not recorded.

Provenance

From Kerma: 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, Kerma, 2400–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

20.2015

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels