Miscellaneous worked fragment of a statue
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K III 4(1)
Overall: 8.4 x 6.5 x 8.5 cm (3 5/16 x 2 9/16 x 3 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This is a fragment with one rounded surface from a large-scale sculpture. The stone is black granodiorite with sporadic black biotite inclusions and mica, the break areas look granulated. GD5.
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