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Blue glazed inside and out; painted outside with unidentifiable object, inside with fish.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Southern cemtery. 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, 1700–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Sudan (Nubia)

Dimensions

Overall: 5.3 x 4 cm (2 1/16 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.1283

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels