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Left ankle of striding figure

This is a fragment of a left ankle from a striding statue. There is an incised anklet around the ankle.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K III 7(1). 1913-1914: 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.

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 5.9 x 11.4 x 3.5 cm (2 5/16 x 4 1/2 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

14-2-555a

Medium or Technique

Greywacke

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture