Sculpture fragment

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, 514

Dimensions

Other: 6.5 x 12 x 15.4 cm (2 9/16 x 4 3/4 x 6 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-112b

Medium or Technique

Brown gray granite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Two rectilinear surfaces forming a corner; one with an incised straight line and a portion of a hieroglyph, a basket and ‘n’ sign.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, 514. 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