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Mud figurine

Crudely made figure, broken.

Provenance

From Nubia, Mirgissa, debris south of NE wing. 1931: 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

Mirgissa, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Thickness x Width x length: 2.4 x 3.4 x 4.9 cm (15/16 x 1 5/16 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

31.1897

Medium or Technique

Mud

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments