Fragment of staff end

Nubian
Napatan Period
750–250 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B 551

Dimensions

H x diameter 2.9 x 5 cm (1 1/8 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.2529

Medium or Technique

Diorite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Personal accessories

Fragment of staff end (?)

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal Tomb B 551, I.3, debris. 1920; 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