Two figures in high relief

Nubian
Napatan Period


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Gebel Barkal, B 502,IV.4

Dimensions

Overall: 7 x 15.3 x 5.5 cm (2 3/4 x 6 x 2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.1725

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Two figures in high relief on large back pillar. Female lion headed figure and the male has a bag wig and wears a crown, he holds a spear in his upraised left arm.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal B502,IV.4, March, 1916: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition