Nemes headdress(?) fragment
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K II (A) no.12
Overall: 8.9 x 5.8 x 2.6 cm (3 1/2 x 2 5/16 x 1 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This is a fragment is possibly the right corner of a royal nemes headdress of a nearly life-sized statue. It is dark gray or black greywacke.
From Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K II (A) no.12. 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