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Taweret figurine

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Provenance

From Nuri, Pyr.6 (Foundation Deposit). Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition and assigned to the MFA by the Sudanese government.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of Anlamani, 623–593 B.C.

Findspot

Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 21.3 x 7.6 x 7.5 cm (8 3/8 x 3 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.665

Medium or Technique

Clay

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture