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Blue glazed inside and out; painted outside with birds and plants, inside with plant forms. (Register says two fragments).

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, IIA. March, 1914: excavated by Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; March 1914. Assigned to 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: 4 x 3.5 x 0.5 cm (1 9/16 x 1 3/8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.1277

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels