Statuette of Duamutef

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Piankhy (Piye)
743–712 B.C.


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, el-Kurru, Ku. 53

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. 0.075

Accession Number

24.1008

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Duamautef. Mummiform figure with jackal head. Thin metal filled with paste. Partly corroded away. (forms set with 24.1007, 1009, 1010)

Provenance

From el-Kurru, Ku. 53 (Tomb of Queen Tabiry). 1919: 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