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Sculpture fragment

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, between 520 South corner wall B-1000.

Dimensions

Other: 6.8 x 7.3 x 4.4 cm (2 11/16 x 2 7/8 x 1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-263.1

Medium or Technique

Granite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

One fragment apparently part of base. One dressed but unpolished surface. Has vertical boring.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, between 520 South Ciro. (?) well B-1000. 1916: 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