Inscribed base fragment of a statue
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K IV B debris
Overall: 5 x 8 x 3.4 cm (1 15/16 x 3 1/8 x 1 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This is the top and proper left side of the base of a sculpture with the toes of the left foot of a figure and some illegible incised hierogylphs. The stone is black granodiorite with small evenly distributed white and black biotite inclusions (may be diorite). GD3.
From Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K IV B debris. 1914: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition