Fragment of the back of a statue

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, S of door in "S" wall B502 in debris

Dimensions

Overall: 10.1 x 9.9 x 4.2 cm (4 x 3 7/8 x 1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

19-12-2

Medium or Technique

Brown gray granite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

One corner fragment with two worked surfaces. One corner has one incised line, the other is curved. From back of statue.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, S of door in "S" wall B502 in radim. 1919: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition