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Cow head

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, D500

Dimensions

Height x width x length: 6.2 x 2.7 x 5.4 cm (2 7/16 x 1 1/16 x 2 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-282

Medium or Technique

Diorite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Sculpture of cow’s head, broken horns.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, D500. 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