Sculpture fragment

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B502 Ex 4 debris

Dimensions

Other: 3.8 x 2.3 x 5.6 cm (1 1/2 x 7/8 x 2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

20-1-73

Medium or Technique

Brown gray Granite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Small corner fragment with 2 polished faces. One face has a bevel. Black granite. Fits on to and glued to 20-1-33.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B502 Ex 4 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