Sculpture fragment

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B501 V 7-VII 7 debris

Dimensions

Other: 4.9 x 5.1 x 4 cm (1 15/16 x 2 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

20-1-270

Medium or Technique

Black grano-diorite with black sparkly inclusions

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Sculptural fragment of an arm or a leg of statuette.

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