Mud head

Egyptian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Uronarti, Room 84

Dimensions

Height x width x thickness: 4.9 x 3.8 x 3.4 cm (1 15/16 x 1 1/2 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1762

Medium or Technique

Mud

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Crude mud (pottery?) head. Skin painted yellow, eyes painted in.

Provenance

From Nubia, Uronarti, Room 84. 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