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Leg of a male

This is a fragment of a leg from a statue of a man. It joins hand 13.5689.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K IV room A entrance. 1913: 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: 8.5 x 5.3 x 1.5 cm (3 3/8 x 2 1/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5698

Medium or Technique

Greywacke

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture