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Figurine fragment

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Avenue 3 block debris

Dimensions

Overall: 6.1 x 10.3 cm (2 3/8 x 4 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.3006

Medium or Technique

Terra cotta

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Figurine head and shoulders fragment of girl beating a drum

Provenance

From Giza, Avenue 3 block debris. 1925: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition