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Lower portion of a seated figure of Djefaihapi

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This is a seated life-size statue of the nomarch Djefaihapi, husband of Lady Sennuwy. There are two joining fragments of the hip and kilt 13-12-687, 13-12-514.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K III 1(1). 1913: 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, Dynasty 12, reign of Senwosret I, 1971–1926 B.C.

Object Place

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Width x height x depth: 38.5 x 68 x 58 cm (15 3/16 x 26 3/4 x 22 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.724

Medium or Technique

Granodiorite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture