Left cheek and earlobe fragment

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, Building 500 Trench D

Dimensions

Other: 9.5 x 8.9 x 3.6 cm (3 3/4 x 3 1/2 x 1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-2-234

Medium or Technique

Brown gray granite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

One fragment of highly polished brown-gray granite sculpture with red inclusions. One finished surface. Left cheek and earlobe. Goes with 16-4-263.7, 16-4-263.6; and16-4-263.11.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, Building 500 Trench D. 1916: 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