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Bronze figurine of a jackal running

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Small bronze figurine of a jackal running. The hind legs and tail are not differentiated. Possibly a fitting only. The surface is corroded. The details are worn.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Kumma [Excav. date] Feb. 22, 1924

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, New Kingdom (?), 1550–1070 B.C.

Findspot

Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Length: 6.1 cm (2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

27.904b

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture