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Sculpture fragment

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B501 VII-2 debris

Dimensions

Other: 7.4 x 4.5 x 7.9 cm (2 15/16 x 1 3/4 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

20-2-137

Medium or Technique

Dark gray greywacke

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Worked fragment. In the shape of broken half of cylinder. Polished surface with earlike projection, flat rough bottom, cylindrical vertical boring in center.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B501 VII-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