Left ear fragment
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K III 6(1)
Overall: 9.7 x 8.3 x 3.5 cm (3 13/16 x 3 1/4 x 1 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This fragment comprises the left side of the top of the head and the left ear of a statue. The stone is black granodiorite, the break areas look almost melted (often with large pink feldspar veins or inclusions). GD4.
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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition