Fragment of a statue
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K III 4(1)
Overall: 6.8 x 9.1 x 6.1 cm (2 11/16 x 3 9/16 x 2 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
This fragment has two worked sides. One surface has a shallow incised curved band. The object register says “quartzite.” The stone is granular alabaster.
From Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K III 4(1). 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