Fragment of seated statuette of a king

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Tumulus K X B/5

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .33 H.

Accession Number

14.726

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

White limestone, much cracked as if from fire and worn. Entire upper part of body and feet missing. Inscription on both sides and front of base.

Provenance

From Egypt. 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 Egypt.

Findspot Information: [Exped. date] 1913-1914

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition