Head of ba statue

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Gebel Barkal, 700 D

Dimensions

Overall: 10 x 20.5 cm (3 15/16 x 8 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-2-462

Medium or Technique

Sandstone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Head of statuette. Beard missing, headdress broken off above sundisk.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal 700 D, March, 1916: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition