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Sculpture fragment

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, between 520 & circ. well B-1000.

Dimensions

Other: 5.3 x 5.3 x 4 cm (2 1/16 x 2 1/16 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-263.2

Medium or Technique

Pink gray Granite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

One fragment roughly rectangular shape. Three finished surfaces that form 2 rounded corners.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, between 520 & circ. 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