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Sculpture fragments of colossal statue

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal B501 VI to VII 7 debris

Dimensions

Other: 22 x 20.5 x 12.1 cm (8 11/16 x 8 1/16 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

20-1-266.4

Medium or Technique

Black grano-diorite with black sparkly inclusions

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

One fragment of waistband and kilt of colossel statue. Joins 20-1-266.2. See Documentation for other possible fragments of this colossal sculpture.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal B501 VI to VII 7 debris. 1920 :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