Head of a statuette

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Tumulus III, hall A

Dimensions

Height: 3 cm (1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5728

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Blue faience statuette head; poorly preserved.

Provenance

From Kerma, tumulus III, hall A. 1913: 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