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Sculpture fragment

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


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

Dimensions

Other: 3 x 5.4 x 2.8 cm (1 3/16 x 2 1/8 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

20-1-261.2

Medium or Technique

Black granodiorite with black sparkly inclusions

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

One fragment with two dressed surfaces at a right angle, may be related to Eg.Inv.11814. Possibly base edge of falcon or other sculpture of like material. See Documentation.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B501 VI - VII 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