Sculpture fragment

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Amenhotep III (?)
1390–1352 B.C. (?)


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, Room 904

Dimensions

Other: 3.5 x 15.1 x 4 cm (1 3/8 x 5 15/16 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-122.7

Medium or Technique

Black granodiorite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Fragment of black granodiorite with red inclusions and a rectilinear polished surface. Possibly base edge of falcon or other sculpture of like material. See Documentation.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, Room 904. 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