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Right hand fragment

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2040–1640 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K III street 1(3)

Dimensions

Overall: 2 x 4.5 x 5 cm (13/16 x 1 3/4 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5764

Medium or Technique

Greywacke

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

This fragment is of a clenched right hand with the edge of a cloak across the back surface.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K III street 1(3). 1913: 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