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Right hand of statue

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2040–1640 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K IV room A

Dimensions

Overall: 1.2 x 3 x 5.4 cm (1/2 x 1 3/16 x 2 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.5689

Medium or Technique

Greywacke

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

This fragment is of a right out-stretched hand. It joins leg 13.5698.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan), Kerma. K IV room A. 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