Falcon body fragment?

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18 (?)
1390–1352 B.C. (?)


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, VI-VII 7, debris

Dimensions

Overall: 6.8 x 10.1 x 2.9 cm (2 11/16 x 4 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

20-1-262c

Medium or Technique

Granodiorite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

This fragment has one highly polished convexly curved surface that flares slightly.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, VI-VII 7, debris. 1920: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition