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Worked fragment of a statue

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2040–1640 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K III 2(1)a

Dimensions

Overall: 1.3 x 2.4 x 3.6 cm (1/2 x 15/16 x 1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

14-2-593.15

Medium or Technique

Greywacke

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

This small triangular-shaped fragment of a statue has one finished surface which has a small incised groove.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K III 2(1)a. 1914: 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