Corner fragment of a statue
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K III 2(1)a
Overall: 2.5 x 3.5 x 5.5 cm (1 x 1 3/8 x 2 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This is a rectilinear fragment of a base. There are traces of inscribed hieroglyphs, a ‘men’ sign and one other. The stone is black granodiorite, the break areas look almost melted (often with large pink feldspar veins or inclusions). GD4.
From Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K III 2(1)a. 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition