Fragment of thigh of seated statuette of Merymose
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Amenhotep III
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B501 VI-VII debris
Other: 6.4 x 6.2 x 4 cm (2 1/2 x 2 7/16 x 1 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Non-joining fragment of seated statuette of Merymose, King’s Son of Kush. One modeled fragment, highly polished. Part of thigh of Merymose, where it joins the lap. Black granodiorite.
From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B501 VI-VII 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