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Fragment of sculpture

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K III front 2

Dimensions

Overall: 2.1 x 1.9 x 2.6 cm (13/16 x 3/4 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

14.1020

Medium or Technique

Glazed quartzite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Blue glazed quartz, fragment from a figure.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, K III front 2. 1914 : excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1914 : assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition