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Two blue glaze quartzite pebbles.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, Tumulus 11. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Classic Kerma, about 1700–1550 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Height x width x thickness: 2.9 x 2.35 x 1.9 cm (1 1/8 x 15/16 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

15-2-26

Medium or Technique

Glazed quartzite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Function Unknown