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Colossal statue fragment

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, 502 Ex. 4

Dimensions

Other: 12.2 x 9.2 x 4.6 cm (4 13/16 x 3 5/8 x 1 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

20-1-137

Medium or Technique

Granodiorite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

One fragment colossal statue, one polished sculpted surface. It may be a fragment of the shin.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, 502 Ex. 4. 1920: 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