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Sculpture fragment

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, between 520 and circular well B1000

Dimensions

Other: 5.9 x 7.5 x 2.3 cm (2 5/16 x 2 15/16 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-263.9

Medium or Technique

Fine grained black stone, greywacke (?)

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Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Sculptural fragment with two polished worked surfaces. One surface flat, one surface slightly curved.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, between 520 and circular well B1000. 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