Sculpture fragment

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, Room 514

Dimensions

Overall: 10 x 9.3 x 4 cm (3 15/16 x 3 11/16 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-112.7

Medium or Technique

Brown gray granite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

One rectilinear fragment inscribed with 3 hieroglyphs, “n,” a fragment of a seated god facing left, and a “per” sign.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, Room 514. 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