Ear fragment

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KIII, Hall A

Dimensions

Overall: 4.2 x 2.4 x 3.5 cm (1 5/8 x 15/16 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

13-12-352c

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Fragment of an ear or nose of hippo (?).

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, KIII Hall A, 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