Inscribed sculpture fragment
New Kingdom (?, Dynasty 18, reign of Amenhotep III
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B501 Area 0-5m W of and between N and S curtain
Other: 17.5 x 10.2 x 19.3 cm (6 7/8 x 4 x 7 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Black grano-diorite with black sparkly inclusions
Not On View
Large fragment with one worked surface with incised hieroglyphs of a standing man with a staff. Cream coating on inscribed surface. See Documentation.
From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B501 Area 0-5m "W" of and between "N" and "S" curtain walls. 1920: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition