Corner sculpture fragment

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, No 900

Dimensions

Other: 15.5 x 14 x 10.8 cm (6 1/8 x 5 1/2 x 4 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-540.17

Medium or Technique

Black granodiorite with large white inclusions

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

One fragment with three worked surfaces forming a complete corner. One surface is rougher than the others (bottom).

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, No 900. 1916: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition