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Fragment of seated statuette of Merymose

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Fragment of seated statuette of Merymose, King's Son of Kush. Rectilinear fragment with one dressed surface containing 2 vertical columns of inscription and top border design consisting of 3 vertical lines. This is a non joining fragment of part of the inscribed base of the statuette. The...

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From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B502 VI.3. 1919: excavated by the Harvard University-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, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Amenhotep III, 1390–1352 B.C.


Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)


Other: 7.7 x 4 x 7.2 cm (3 1/16 x 1 9/16 x 2 13/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Black granodiorite


The Ancient World