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Sculpture fragment

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18 reign of Amenhotep III (?)
1390–1352 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B 501 area

Dimensions

Other: 6.9 x 10 x 1.9 cm (2 11/16 x 3 15/16 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

20-1-288.4

Medium or Technique

Black grano-diorite with black sparkly inclusions

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Sculptural fragment with a convex surface with a flaring edge.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B501 area 0-5m. west of and between lines of N & S curtain walls. 1920: 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