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Fragment of scupture

Nubian


Findspot: Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Other: 7.9 x 5.6 x 10 cm (3 1/8 x 2 3/16 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

20-1-291

Medium or Technique

Quartz

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Fragment of white quartz-like stone, two flat faces at right angles, one with two parallel incised lines.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B 501, 0-5 m. area "10" between lines of North and South curtain walls. 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.
(Accession date: )

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition