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Vessel fragment

Two fragments in two bags. One rim fragment, faded blue glaze, black line decoration. One fragment with light blue glaze and faded black line decoration, attached to 14-1-1279a.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, 1600 C. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Classic Kerma, about 1700–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 6.9 x 3 x 1cm (2 11/16 x 1 3/16 x 3/8in.) Overall: 8 x 7.6 x 1.4 cm (3 1/8 x 3 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1152

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels