Fragment of King's heb sed costume

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, 700D

Dimensions

Other: 7.2 x 13 x 7.7 cm (2 13/16 x 5 1/8 x 3 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-3-25

Medium or Technique

Granodiorite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

This is a fragment of a left shoulder of a king wearing the jubilee cloak. The cloak is open and off the shoulder. The head of the crook is in relief but broken. Also, there is the bottom edge of a wesekh collar. This fragment may go with 16-4-18a.1.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, 700D. 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