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Inscribed fragment of a statue

This fragment has a rough concave inner face, and a polished convex outer face with parts of three incised hieroglyps spelling 'Dt'.

Inscription

Dt

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K X room A(8) no.1. 1914: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom, 2040–1640 B.C.

Object Place

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

20.1219

Medium or Technique

Anorthosite gneiss

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture