Sculpture fragment

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, Temple D 500

Dimensions

Overall: 10.5 x 14.1 x 10.3 cm (4 1/8 x 5 9/16 x 4 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-247b

Medium or Technique

Brown gray granite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

One corner fragment with 2 dressed surfaces inscribed with several hieroglyphs. “pet netcherw” facing right is legible. Joins with Eg.Inv.11929. See Documentation for possibly related objects.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, Temple D 500. 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