Inscribed kilt fragment
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K III 4(1)
Overall: 5 x 6 x 2 cm (1 15/16 x 2 3/8 x 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This fragment of a kilt has faintly incised hieroglyphs. The stone is black granodiorite, the break areas look almost melted (often with large pink feldspar veins or inclusions). GD4.
From Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K III 4(1). 1914: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition