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Fragments of at least three indeterminate figures, in pairs back to back, possibly Taweret? Also of pieces of strips or leaves with lines. See bibliography.

Provenance

From Kerma, K B15 debris. March 1914: 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

Nubia, Middle Kerma, 2050–1700 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Kerma, Sudan (Nubia)

Accession Number

20.1772

Medium or Technique

Mica

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Costumes