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Ape statuette

Nubian
Napatan Period


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B 800

Dimensions

3.6 x 3.3 x 2.2 cm (1 7/16 x 1 5/16 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

16-3-405

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Lower part of squatting ape statuette, white bodied with blue faience

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal. 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