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Right hand and apron fragment

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2040–1640 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K X corridor 7-12 see notes

Dimensions

Overall: 6.2 x 8.8 cm (2 7/16 x 3 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.1174

Medium or Technique

Sandstone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

This fragment consists of a right hand spread on apron. It is weathered. It is made of brown sandstone.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K X corridor 7-12. 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