Offering table fragment

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B900 Ex 2 debris

Dimensions

Other: 10.3 x 11 x 7.2 cm (4 1/16 x 4 5/16 x 2 13/16 in.) Other: 20.5 x 24.5 x 7.2 cm (8 1/16 x 9 5/8 x 2 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

20-1-187

Medium or Technique

Dark gray granite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects

This is one fragment with offering table with relief of round loaves and head of a bird and central cartouche. It joins 19-1-147. See Related for parts of whole.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B900 Ex 2 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