Female statuette

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, Room 514

Dimensions

Other: 3.5 x 13.9 x 4.9 cm (1 3/8 x 5 1/2 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-109

Medium or Technique

Granodiorite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Statuette of a woman, feet broken off, arms held straight at sides. Standing against a large back slab. Back slab is not inscribed.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, Room 514. 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