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Arm or leg fragment

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2040–1640 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K III 4(1)

Dimensions

Overall: 6.5 x 6.1 x 1.5 cm (2 9/16 x 2 3/8 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

14-2-557.1

Medium or Technique

Granite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

This fragment has a rounded surface and is part of a limb. The stone is dark gray granite. GD6

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K III 4(1). 1914: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition