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Upper legs and abdomen of small seated figure, legs extended (female?).

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, KIII center. December, 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.

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 3.1 x 4.8cm (1 1/4 x 1 7/8in.)

Accession Number

13.5718

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture