Shrine door

Egyptian


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Kumma, Room C

Dimensions

14.5 (including posts) x 5.9 x 1 cm

Accession Number

24.1929

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects

Door from a small cult shrine. Complete but in two pieces. Hathor or Isis (or other goddess with horn and sun disc) carved in relief and traces of paint remaining.

Provenance

Sudan, Kumma Temple, room C

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition