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Animal head

Nubian
Meroitic Period
A.D. 62–85


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. N 18 A

Dimensions

Height x width x depth:4.2 x 4.2 x 3.9 cm (1 5/8 x 1 5/8 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.12418

Medium or Technique

Lead

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Frog (?), much decayed, flat surface for n.s attachment.

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. N. 18A , 1921: 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