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Leg from a statuette. Possibly rower from faience boat model.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma 442 Upper X, January, 1914: 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

5.5 x 2.5 x 2.2 cm (2 3/16 x 1 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

14.1011

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture