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Corner fragment

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2040–1640 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K X corridor 9-13

Dimensions

Overall: 1.6 x 1.8 x 3.5 cm (5/8 x 11/16 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

14.1061

Medium or Technique

Greywacke

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

This is a small rectangular fragment finished on three sides. The stone is grayish-green greywacke.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K X corridor 9-13. 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