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Sculpture fragments

One pair of lower legs , including knees, of a seated statue. Mislabeled 14-2-314, but matches Obj. Reg. description for 14-2-313d.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, K319x. 1914 : excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Classic Kerma, about 1700–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Length x width x depth: 6.3 x 2.9 x 2.8 cm (2 1/2 x 1 1/8 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

14-2-313d

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture