Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, North of B802 debris
Other: 7.4 x 5.4 x 1.8 cm (2 15/16 x 2 1/8 x 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Dark green gray stone
Not On View
Rectilinear fragment with 2 worked faces forming a right angle. One incised line and edge of an inscription. Has finished bottom surface and traces of hieroglyph above horizontal base line. Same unusual material surface is dark green gray color often with a crackled texture. All incised marks are very finely executed and very crisp.
From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, North of B802 debris. 1920: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition