Animal sculpture fragment

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, Room 7004

Accession Number

16-4-293.1

Medium or Technique

Gray granite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

A fragment of rear portion of the base of an animal statuette. It and joins hind quarters of an animal 16-4-360. And also joins Eg.Inv.11863 which is the front part of the base.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, Room 7004. 1916: 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