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Miscellaneous fragment of a statue

This fragment of statue has two opposite, worked surfaces, both with flares.

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 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: 4.4 x 7.9 x 1.7 cm (1 3/4 x 3 1/8 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1091

Medium or Technique

Greywacke

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture