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Mud head

Head of a figure(?) with a wood peg for attachment to a body.

Provenance

From Nubia, Uronarti, Room 96. 1929: 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

Height x length: 1.5 x 4.0 cm (9/16 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.2258

Medium or Technique

Mud

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Models