Inscribed corner fragment of a statue

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2040–1640 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K III 7(1)

Dimensions

Overall: 4.8 x 6 x 9 cm (1 7/8 x 2 3/8 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1337

Medium or Technique

Granodiorite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

This is a corner fragment of a base with traces of incised hieroglyphs on the side of the base.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K III 7(1). 1914: 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