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Torso of female

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Torso fragment. Inscription on back "Royal wife, Royal mother Neb Hetpet, beloved of Dedewen."

Provenance

From Semna Fort Room LVII, 1924: 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,

Findspot

Semna Fort, Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Overall: 5.6 x 11.9 x 4.3 cm (2 3/16 x 4 11/16 x 1 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2079

Medium or Technique

Black slate

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture