Waist and legs of an inscribed standing figure
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, 1 km east south east of K XXII
Overall: 13.4 x 10 x 13 cm (5 1/4 x 3 15/16 x 5 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
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This fragment of a torso comprises the waist and upper legs of a standing statuette. A short kilt projects with both hands outspread upon it. There are traces of inscription down the back support. The surface is much weathered. The stone is black granodiorite, the break areas look almost melted (often with large pink feldspar veins or inclusions). GD4.
From Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, 1 km east south east of K XXII. 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