Mud animal model

Egyptian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, Room SXVIII

Dimensions

Length x width x thickness: 5.5 x 2.7 x 4.1 cm (2 3/16 x 1 1/16 x 1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.1861.3

Medium or Technique

Mud

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Models

A partly broken model of an animal with traces of red paint.

Provenance

From Semna, Room SXVII. 1924: 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