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Torso of standing male

This is a fragment of the lower half of the body of a male standing figure wearing a long kilt. It includes the left elbow and hand and part of back pillar. It joins 20.1205b, which is the shoulder to thigh of the proper left of the figure. The stone is black serpentinite with blue-green...

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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)

Accession Number

20.1205a

Medium or Technique

Serpentinite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture