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Sculpture fragment

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, No 503

Dimensions

Overall (Largest): 7.6 x 10.5 x 1.8 cm (3 x 4 1/8 x 11/16 in.) Other (Smallest): 6 x 9.8 x 2.5 cm (2 3/8 x 3 7/8 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-314d.10

Medium or Technique

Black granodiorite with large white inclusions

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Two non-joining fragments with two worked sides each forming corners.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, No 503. 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