Seated viceroy left shoulder fragment

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Amenhotep III
1390–1352 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, Rm 704

Dimensions

Other: 12.5 x 11 x 8.5 cm (4 15/16 x 4 5/16 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-292.1

Medium or Technique

Black granodiorite with black sparkly inclusions

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Left shoulder of viceroy statue. Inscribed on back pillar with the beginning of a djed-medew formula. Joins 19-1-339. Part of statue with 19-1-240, 16-3-337, Eg.Inv.11818, Eg.Inv.11819, & Eg.Inv.11820.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, Rm 704. 1916: 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