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Inscribed fragment of a statue

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
1980–1630 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K III 6(1)

Dimensions

Overall: 20 x 6.2 x 6 cm (7 7/8 x 2 7/16 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.1665

Medium or Technique

Indurated Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Sculpture fragment consisting of fragments of five horizontal lines of incised hieroglyphs. The stone is hard drab limestone. Line:
1) di nTrw
2) w jm
3) kA.n n.f stw or di.sn n.f
4) wDa?
5) illegible

Inscription

See description

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K III 6(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