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Yellow-buff faience. Incised with figure of walking man. Crude work.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, KIII, K308. December 1913: 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, Kerma,

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 1.8 cm (11/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.1762

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids