Base and foot fragment of a statue
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma
Overall: 5.8 x 8.9 x 13.5 cm (2 5/16 x 3 1/2 x 5 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This rectangular base fragment contains the figure’s left foot striding forward. There are four finished surfaces. The stone is black granodiorite, the break areas look almost melted (often with large pink feldspar veins or inclusions). GD4.
From Nubia (Sudan), Kerma. 1913: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition