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Fragent of blue faience with black line decoration, a projection which has been stuck on something.

Provenance

From Kerma 1600c5. 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, Classic Kerma, about 1700–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 4.4 x 1.8 x 1.9 cm (1 3/4 x 11/16 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

14.1175

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels