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Uraeus head

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, Taharqa Temple, Room SXXIII

Dimensions

Length x width x thickness: 2.6 x 0.9 x 0.6 cm (1 x 3/8 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

24.1880

Medium or Technique

Clay

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

A yellow clay Uraeus head.

Provenance

From Semna, Taharqa Temple, Room SXXIII. 1924: 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