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Head of animal

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Mud head of an animal, very abstract.

Provenance

From Nubia, Uronarti, Room 81. 1928: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian,

Findspot

Uronarti, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Diameter x length: 4.8 x 7.6 cm (1 7/8 x 3 in.)

Accession Number

28.1770

Medium or Technique

Mud

Collections

The Ancient World

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