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Blue glazed outside; painted with flying bird and flowers.

Provenance

Nubia, Kerma, KII A. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; March 1914, assigned to the MFA by the government of 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: 9.2 x 8.9 x 1.2 cm (3 5/8 x 3 1/2 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

20.1274

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels