Sculpture fragment

Nubian


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

Dimensions

Other : 16 x 10.1 x 4.9 cm (6 5/16 x 4 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

19-12-92

Medium or Technique

Brown-gray granite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

One fragment with three flat, worked surfaces that form two edges. One surface flares at one end.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, No 900, Ex. 1, debris. 1919: 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