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Corner fragment of a statue

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2040–1640 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K X grave K 1078 debris

Dimensions

Overall: 0.9 x 1.8 x 4.5 cm (3/8 x 11/16 x 1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

14-2-1135.4

Medium or Technique

Greywacke

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

This is a rectilinear fragment with two worked surfaces forming a corner. The stone is dark brown fine grained greywacke.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K X grave K 1078 debris. 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