Hippo

Egyptian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Uronarti, Room 42

Dimensions

Diameter x length: 2.0 x 4.0 cm (13/16 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1736

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Models

Broken pottery hippo.

Provenance

From Nubia, Uronarti, Room 42. 1928: 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