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Miscellaneous fragment of a statue

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2040–1640 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K X grave K 1078 debris

Dimensions

Overall: 5.7 x 6 x 1.3 cm (2 1/4 x 2 3/8 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

14-2-1135.5

Medium or Technique

Granodiorite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

This is a fragment with one rounded worked surface. The stone is black granodiorite with many large white inclusions. GD1.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K X grave K 1078 debris. 1914: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition