Sculpture fragment

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, D500

Dimensions

Other: 12.5 x 8.5 x 3.7 cm (4 15/16 x 3 3/8 x 1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-250.5

Medium or Technique

Gray and white banded granite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Corner fragment with 3 worked sides. One side has incised image of part of head of falcon with red crown.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, 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