Head of a ba statue
Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Gebel Barkal, 704
Overall: 15.3 cm (6 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Head of statuette broken at neck. Square sinkage in top of head. Eyes and eyebrow painted blue. Traces of plaster over parts of face. Part of back pillar.
From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal 704, March, 1916: 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