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Hippopotamus

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Provenance

From Nubia, Semna, room W 222, debris. 1928: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian,

Object Place

Semna, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Height x width x length: 3.9 x 2.5 x 6.3 cm (1 9/16 x 1 x 2 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

29.1186

Medium or Technique

Mud

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture