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Head of a statuette

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Blue faience statuette head; poorly preserved.

Provenance

From Kerma, tumulus III, hall A. 1913: 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

Nubian, Classic Kerma, about 1700–1550 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Height: 3 cm (1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5728

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture