This finely carved fragment shows the waist, torso, and head on the right side of a royal statuette. He wears a royal pleated headdress with a uraeus on top. The right arm is broken off at the shoulder.
From Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K II Upper Defuffa room B near door. 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. (Accession date: March 1, 1920)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
Egyptian, Early Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 11 or early Dynasty 12, 2040–1640 B.C.