Head of an execration figure
about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Tumulus III, St 5(1)
Overall: 3.4 cm (1 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Blue glazed faience; the hair, beard, and eyes are somewhat darker. Back and left side of head missing.
From Nubia, Kerma, Tumulus III, St 5(1). December, 1913: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition