Inscribed sculpture fragment

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B501 III 6 debris

Dimensions

Other: 10.5 x 5.5 x 5.2 cm (4 1/8 x 2 3/16 x 2 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

20-2-132

Medium or Technique

gray granite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Fragment with 4 worked surfaces. One has horizontal register with incised hieroglyphs. Joins 20-2-154. Traces of f, n, and men signs.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B501 III 6 debris. 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