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Carved relief

Nubian
Meroitic Period, reign of Shanakdakhete
170–150 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. N. XI

Dimensions

11.4 x 32.5 cm (4.5 x 12.8 in.)

Accession Number

21.12337.1

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Face, crown of Hathor, carved, flat backed.

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. N XI . 1921: 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