Sculpture fragment

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K III center

Dimensions

Overall: 3.1 x 4.8cm (1 1/4 x 1 7/8in.)

Accession Number

13.5718

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Upper legs and abdomen of small seated figure, legs extended (female?).

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition