Corner fragment of pillar from behind cobra statue's hood
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
Findspot: Sudan, Sudan, Soleb, found at Gebel Barkal, B501, V-1
Overall: 3 x 2.7 x 4.4 cm (1 3/16 x 1 1/16 x 1 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Egyptian New Kingdom Gallery (Gallery 210)
This is a small corner fragment of pillar behind cobra’s hood, forming the lower back right corner 21.11699f. It is polished and flat on one face. See Documentation for possible Related Objects.
From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, Great Temple of Amen, B 501, V-1; but originally from Soleb. January-February, 1920: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1921: assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition