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Sculpture fragment

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, Temple D500

Dimensions

Other (Largest): 6.2 x 11 x 4.9 x 3 cm (2 7/16 x 4 5/16 x 1 15/16 x 1 3/16 in.) Other (Smallest): 1.7 x 5.7 x 6.9 cm (11/16 x 2 1/4 x 2 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-247

Medium or Technique

Brown gray granite and black granodiorite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Two fragments, muddy deposits. Largest fragment has boring. Smaller fragment has one flat dressed surface and many white inclusions.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, Temple D500. 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