Fragments of female sphinx
Object Place: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg., W25
3.75 x 3.7 cm (1 1/2 x 1 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Female sphinx; upcurving wings, torso and upper part of front legs - decayed
From W25, January, 1922: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition. Assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition