Base or edge fragment

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Amenhotep III (?)
1390–1352 B.C. (?)


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal (likely)

Dimensions

Other: 5.4 x 7.2 x 3 cm (2 1/8 x 2 13/16 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

20-1-89

Medium or Technique

Black granodiorite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Fragment with one dressed surface with a ledge. Same object and nearly joins 16-4-18.1. Possibly base edge of falcon or other sculpture of like material. See Documentation.

Provenance

Found with material From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, likely to be From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal: 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