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Head of figure

Head with visible face, with wooden peg to attached to body (missing).

Provenance

From Nubia, Uronarti, Room 19. 1928: 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

Egyptian,

Findspot

Uronarti, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Diameter x length: 1.5 x 1.7 cm (9/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1643

Medium or Technique

Mud

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture