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Fragment of male figure(?)

Nubian
Napatan Period


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Gebel Barkal, 503

Dimensions

3.5 x 4.0 cm (1 3/8 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-319

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Fragment of male figure(?), false beard and broad collar, flat back. Not shawabty iconography.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal 503, April, 1916: 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