Knee of a cross-legged figure
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K III 4(1)
Overall: 4.6 x 6.2 x 2 cm (1 13/16 x 2 7/16 x 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This fragment is of the knee, part of the skirt, and tips of the fingers of a cross-legged figure. 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