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Sculpture fragment

This is an unrecognizable fragment of sculpture. It is roughly cylindrical broken at the top and bottom with a slight bulge on one side.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, Ku. 2 (tomb of an unidentified queen). 1919: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Late Napatan Period, 362–342 B.C.

Findspot

el-Kurru, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 5.8 x 2.7 cm (2 5/16 x 1 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.14064

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture