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Unidentifiable shawabty fragments

These are 5 boxes of unidentifiable shawabty fragments. Box 1 contains 14 unidentifieable fragments; Box 2 contains 52 unidentifiable fragments; Box 3 contains 38 unidentifiable fragments; Box 4 contains 6 unidentifiable fragments; Box 5 contains 18 fragments, consisting of one head, one torso a...

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Provenance

From el-Kurru, tomb unknown. 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, Napatan Period, 750–270 B.C.

Findspot

el-Kurru, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: Largest 5.5 cm (2 3/16 in.) Overall: Smallest 0.6 cm (1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.13955

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment, Shawabtys and Shawabty Boxes