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Incised sculpture fragments

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Amenhotep III
1390–1352 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B501, 0-5m between lines of N & S curtain walls

Dimensions

Other (Largest): 3.3 x 5.4 x 1 cm (1 5/16 x 2 1/8 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

20-1-289.3

Medium or Technique

Black grano-diorite with black sparkly inclusions

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

One fragment with one narrow flat worked surface and possible hieroglyph.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B501, area 0-5m between lines of North & South curtain walls. 1920: 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