Sculpture fragment

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Amenhotep II
1427–1400 B.C.


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

Dimensions

Other: 5.4 x 2.5 x 0.7 cm (2 1/8 x 1 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

19-12-93.2

Medium or Technique

Dark green gray stone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

One flat dressed, polished surface. Unusual material, dark green gray with a crackled texture.

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