Napatan Period, reign of Shabaka
Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, El Kurru, Pyr. XV
Overall: 5.3 x 1.5 x 0.3 cm (2 1/16 x 9/16 x 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Figure of squatting Nile god with papyrus on head. Thin slab; free standing. Knees and fore-arm missing. In three pieces. (illustrated in publication fig. 20f)
From El-Kurru, Pyr. XV. March, 1919: 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