Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, Room 907
Other: 9.9 x 4.6 x 11.9 cm (3 7/8 x 1 13/16 x 4 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Gray granite with dark band
Not On View
Sculpture fragment with one worked surface, not polished. Surface flares at edge and incised inscriptions on flat portion of worked surface. Roughly circular, hard to read, hieroglyphs. Field register says there are 14 fragments. Band of dark gray and also area of some large, whitish crystals. See Documentation for other like pieces.
From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, Room 907. 1919: 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