Sculpture fragment

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B900, Ex. 1, debris

Dimensions

Other: 3.8 x 6.4 x 4 cm (1 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

19-12-177

Medium or Technique

Black grano diorite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

One fragment, polished surfaces on 3 sides and incised straight lines on top and bottom.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B900, Ex. 1, debris. 1919: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition