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Fragments of plant sculpture

Nubian
about 690–664 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid III, A & B

Accession Number

19.2386

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Three fragments of two sculpted plant (lotus?) stems.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, pyramid III, A & B. 1919: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition