Fragment of inscribed seated statuette of Merymose (?)
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Amenhotep III
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B501 III 6 debris
Other: 6.1 x 3.3 x 4.1 cm (2 3/8 x 1 5/16 x 1 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Possibly a fragment of seated statuette of Merymose, King’s Son of Kush. One flat sufrace with incised hieroglyphs. Uncertain reading. Black granodiorite.
From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B501 III 6 debris. 1920: 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