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Sculpture fragment

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, No. 503

Dimensions

Other: 6.5 x 21 x 5.5 cm (2 9/16 x 8 1/4 x 2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-314i

Medium or Technique

Fine grained gray stone with pink inclusions

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Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Long roughly rectilinear fragment that curves on one end. Three worked surfaces forming two angles.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, No. 503. 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