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Sculpture fragment

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, 1400 A

Dimensions

2.0 x 2.7 cm (13/16 x 1 1/16 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1105

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Single statute fragment. Perhaps an animal foot (hippo?).

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, 1400 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