Miscellaneous fragment of a statue
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K X corridor 6-14
Overall: 3.8 x 8.2 x 11.5 cm (1 1/2 x 3 1/4 x 4 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
This fragment has an undulating dip that is too large to be part of kilt pleats or a wig. The alabaster is prominently-veined.
From Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K X corridor 6-14. 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