Animal figurine

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Khor Ambukol, Cemetery 14, Grave 3

Dimensions

Overall: 4.8 x 2.9 x 9 cm (1 7/8 x 1 1/8 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

14/3/5a

Medium or Technique

Clay

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

This is a quadraped with long pointed nose and applied ear and eye. The legs are missing.

Provenance

Khor Ambukol. (ASN 14/3/5a). 1907: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition for the Archaeological Survey of Nubia; awarded to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia