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Impression of a baby's foot

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Piece of clay with an impression of a baby's right foot.


From Nuri, pyramid VI. 1916: 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, Napatan Period, reign of Anlamani, 623–593 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)


Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)


Length (piece of clay) x width x thickness: 9.2 x 5.8 x 3.3 cm (3 5/8 x 2 5/16 x 1 5/16 in.) Length of foot impression: 7 cm (2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Unclassifiable objects, Function Unknown