Ram's head

Nubian
Napatan Period
750–270 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, 704

Dimensions

Length x width x thickness: 8.4 x 5.9 x 2.5 cm (3 5/16 x 2 5/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

16-3-214

Medium or Technique

Green faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Green faience ram’s head with double uraeus and sun disk.

Provenance

From Nubia, Gebel Barkal, 704. 1916 : excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition