Head and shoulders fragment of a male statue

Nubian
New Kingdom(?)
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, Taharqa Temple, Room A, Debris

Dimensions

Height: 4.5 cm (1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

27.882

Medium or Technique

Serpentinite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Serpentinite head and upper body fragment of male statue group. The left arm is on the chest. The right arm is missing. The surface is polished, but worn.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Semna: Taharqa Temple, Room A, Debris. [Excav. date] Jan. 29, 1924

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition