Wig fragment

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B502, VI 5

Dimensions

Other: 9 x 8.5 x 5.5 cm (3 9/16 x 3 3/8 x 2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

19-1-613

Medium or Technique

gray granite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

One fragment of wig – sculpted with wavy lines.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B502, VI 5. 1919: 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