Mud figure with eyes

Egyptian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Uronarti, Room 24

Dimensions

Length x width: 5.6 x 2.8 cm (2 3/16 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

28.1650

Medium or Technique

Mud and faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

Two incised eyes with blue faience ring beds inset as the iris (one missing); half a long oblong shape with two points on the flat edge.

Provenance

From Uronarti, Room 24. 1928: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition