Inscribed corner fragment of a statue
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K IV 405 debris
Overall: 5 x 12 x 2 cm (1 15/16 x 4 3/4 x 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This is a rectilinear fragment from the corner of a base of a statue(?) with incised hieroglyphs on top. The first 2 lines illegible with third line legible. It joins on 13-12-111. The stone is black granodiorite with sporadic black biotite inclusions and mica, the break areas look granulated. GD5.
From Nubia (Sudan), Kerma K IV 405 debris. 1913: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan. It possibly joins 20.1187a, b.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition