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Two fragments, incomplete; faded blue glaze inside and out.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, 1630-9 x. February, 1914: 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)

Dimensions

Overall: 4.8 x 7.8 cm (1 7/8 x 3 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.1299

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels