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This is a fragment of a female statuette with the left leg and buttock and lower right leg remaining. The pubic triangle is marked with incised dots, and the hips are flexed 45 degrees. It is brown with black buttock, and tattoo marks are on the buttock and left thigh.

Provenance

From Kubban. (ASN 110/244). 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,

Findspot

Nubia, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 10.3 x 2.2 x 3 cm (4 1/16 x 7/8 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

110/244

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture