Statuette torso

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Tumulus III, Room F

Dimensions

Overall: 5.4 cm (2 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.1309

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Torso of blue glazed faience; fragment of neck to waist and both arms to wrists.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, Tumulus III, Room F. December, 1913: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition