Fragment of toes and base from seated statuette of Merymose (?)
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Amenhotep III
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B551 III 3 debris
Other: 8.7 x 6.4 x 8 cm (3 7/16 x 2 1/2 x 3 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Possible fragment of seated statuette of Merymose, King’s Son of Kush. Part of right foot with big toe and 3 other toes on base of statuette. Front of base is rounded. Battered and cracked surface. Black granodiorite with black sparkly inclusions.
From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B 551 III 3 debris. 1920: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition