Right side of head fragment
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, desert
Overall: 14.4 x 12.3 x 7.9 cm (5 11/16 x 4 13/16 x 3 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This fragment includes part of the head of a statuette with the top of the head and the right side of the head and wig preserved. The right ear remains. The stone is black granodiorite, the break areas look almost melted (often with large pink feldspar veins or inclusions). GD4.
From Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, desert. 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