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Standing male fragment

This fragment is the left side of a standing figure wearing a long projecting kilt, from the fingertips to the ankle.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K XXI surface. 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: 13.7 x 5 x 2.7 cm (5 3/8 x 1 15/16 x 1 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1089

Medium or Technique

Greywacke

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture