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Sculpture fragment

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B501V 7-VII 7, debris

Dimensions

Other: 5.5 x 8.6 x 4.9 cm (2 3/16 x 3 3/8 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

20-1-263.3

Medium or Technique

Black grano-diorite with black sparkly inclusions

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Sculptural fragment with one rounded finished surface.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B501 V 7-VII 7, debris. 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