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Head fragment

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B 801

Dimensions

3.5 x 5 x 4.5 cm (1 3/8 x 1 15/16 x 1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-269

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Ears and wig face missing

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal. 1916: 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