Sculpture fragment

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B551 III 3 debris

Dimensions

Other: 10.1 x 3.4 x 5 cm (4 x 1 5/16 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

20-3-160

Medium or Technique

Fine gray-green greywacke

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Modeled fragment apparently part of head with curly hair. Weathered.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B 551 III 3 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