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Sculpture fragment

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, between 520 and curtain wall B-1000

Dimensions

Other: 9.9 x 5.6 x 2.3 cm (3 7/8 x 2 3/16 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-263.8

Medium or Technique

Brown gray Granite with red inclusions

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Three finished surfaces form two rounded corners. Faint inscription on long surface.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, between 520 and curtain wall B-1000. 1916: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition