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Sculpture fragment

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K III, Hall A

Dimensions

2.9 x 2.6 x 1.1 cm (1 1/8 x 1 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

13-12-345f

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Fragments from legs of two seated figures with legs extended. One is finished off and glazed half way between knee and ankle. (Objects a-e are missing.)

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, KIII, Hall A. December 1913: 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