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Corner fragment

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2040–1640 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K X grave K 1804 debris

Dimensions

Overall: 2.7 x 4.6 x 0.5 cm (1 1/16 x 1 13/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1147

Medium or Technique

Greywacke

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

This is a fragment with two worked surfaces forming a corner, which is not 90 degrees.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K XVIII grave K 1804 debris. 1914: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition