Figurine of a striding god

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B 501 I. 7

Dimensions

Height: 15.2 cm (6 in.)

Accession Number

19.1769

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Figurine of a male deity striding with left leg forward with proper right arm bent, wears sun disk and uraeus, pleated kilt.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal B 501 I.7. 1919:Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition