Inscribed sculpture fragments
New Kingdom (?), Dynasty 18, reign of Amenhotep III
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B501 VI-VII 7 debris
Other: (Largest) 6.4 x 3.4 x 6.7 cm (2 1/2 x 1 5/16 x 2 5/8 in.) Other: (Smallest) 5.7 x 6.8 x 1.7 cm (2 1/4 x 2 11/16 x 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Black grano-diorite with black sparkly inclusions
Not On View
Two fragments and chips. Both fragments have one flat worked surfaces with two incised lines. Cream coating on inscribed surface. Fragments were found wrapped together in cheese cloth. See Documentation.
From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B501 VI-VII 7 debris. 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