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Bowl fragment

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Fine blue glaze with lotus flower pattern inside and ribbed outside. OR has four fragments, two Su.1128 plus 13.4260 and 13.4261.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, KIX. 1913: 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.

Object Place

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 6.3 x 7.2 x 1 cm (2 1/2 x 2 13/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.4261

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels