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Female fertility figure

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This figure is a kneeling woman with incised pubic triangle and navel. The top of the torso and head are missing.

Provenance

From Kubban (ASN 110/1).1911. Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition for the Archaeological Survey of Nubia; awarded to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia

Nubian, C-Group,

Findspot

Nubia, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 4.9 x 2 x 1.8 cm (1 15/16 x 13/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

110/1

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture