Waist fragment of seated statuette of Merymose, King's Son of Kush
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Amenhotep III
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, Between 700 and 800
Other: 19 x 14.5 x 12 cm (7 1/2 x 5 11/16 x 4 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Fragment of seated statuette of Merymose, King’s Son of Kush. Portion of front of abdomen showing part of kilt and knot, below part of outer surface of right thigh. Joins 20-1-109, 19-12-162 and 16-4-122. Black granodiorite.
From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, Between 700 and 800. 1916: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition