Sculpture fragment

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B900 Ex 1 debris

Dimensions

Other: 11.5 x 8 x 11 cm (4 1/2 x 3 1/8 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

19-12-141

Medium or Technique

Granodiorite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Flat face with fragment of incised inscription, sedge plant and bee.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B900 Ex 1 debris. 1919: 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