Statue of standing king
Second Intermediate Period
about 1650–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K XVI
Height: 65.2 cm (25 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This is a standing king wearing the nemes headdress and pleated kilt. The uraeus and eyes were originally inlaid with another material. Both arms, tip of nose, left leg and left side up to stomach, right foot and ankle are missing.
From Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K XVI. 1914: Excavated by the Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
(Accession Date: March 1, 1920)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition