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Mud object

Egyptian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Uronarti, Room 84

Dimensions

Length x diameter: 3.4 x 2.5 cm (1 5/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

28.1759

Medium or Technique

Mud

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

A broken fragment of a mud figure with traces of red paint on it.

Provenance

From Uronarti, Room 84. 1928: 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