Head of an execration figure
about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Tumulus III, Hall A
Overall: 4 cm (1 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Faded blue faience; the hair, beard and eyes of darker glaze. Chin and end of nose broken off.
From Nubia, Kerma, Tumulus III, Hall A. 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