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Worked fragment of a statue

This fragment has one worked curved surface which flares at the edge.

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: 2.2 x 10.7 x 5.1 cm (7/8 x 4 3/16 x 2 in.)

Accession Number

14-2-593.12

Medium or Technique

Greywacke

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture