Falcon body fragment?

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, D500

Dimensions

Overall: 6.8 x 2.5 x 5.9 cm (2 11/16 x 1 x 2 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-250.8

Medium or Technique

Black sparkly granodiorite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

This is one fragment with a single convexly curved polished surface.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, D500. 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