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Fragment of corner of base of seated statuette of Merymose

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Amenhotep III
1390–1352 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B501 VI-VII debris

Dimensions

Other: 10 x 7.9 x 3.8 cm (3 15/16 x 3 1/8 x 1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

20-1-263.2

Medium or Technique

Black granodiorite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Fragment of seated statuette of Merymose (?). Corner fragment with two dressed surfaces. Corner is rounded, not angular. Part of base or throne. Black granodiorite.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B501 VI-VII debris. 1920: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition