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Vessel fragments

Two fragments total. One fragment of blue-green faience joined to 14-1-1191. One fragment that is blue glazed, faded black line decoration, may join to 14-1-1279 or 14-1-1190.

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

Height x width x depth:5.5 x 3.5 x 1.0 cm (2 3/16 x 1 3/8 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

14.1165

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels