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Inscribed base fragment of a statue

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2040–1640 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K IV room B debris

Dimensions

Length: 15.8cm

Accession Number

20.1167

Medium or Technique

Granite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

This is a fragment of a base with traces of inscription and three toes of a foot. The stone is coarse brown stone, much weathered.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K IV room B debris. 1913: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition