Lower left leg of a striding male
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K III street 6(1)
Overall: 15.5 x 8.5 x 28 cm (6 1/8 x 3 3/8 x 11 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This fragment includes the left advancing lower leg, ankle and part of the top of the foot, except the toes. Overall, these two fitting fragments make the legs of a walking figure. It is inscribed down the back pillar. The stone is black granodiorite with sporadic black biotite inclusions and mica, the break areas look granulated. GD5. It joins 20.1185a and is possibly related to 20.1221.
From Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K III street 6(1). 1913: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition