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Hippopotamus shaped vessel

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Fragments of a hippopotamus shaped vessel, also includes objects 13-12-793a-j, blue glaze and black paint.

Provenance

From Kerma, Nubia, K III, St 17.1913: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston 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)

Accession Number

13-12-793f

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels