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Lower leg fragment

This fragment is the lower leg of a very small figure. The stone is black serpentinite with blue-green mottled coloration on surface. Object Register identifies this as "c". .

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K III 2(1)a. 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

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

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 5.5 x 3 x 1.6 cm (2 3/16 x 1 3/16 x 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

14-2-593c

Medium or Technique

Serpentinite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture