Fragment of a seated figure
Napatan Period, reign of Piankhy (Piye)
Findspot: Nubia (sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid XVII
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Throne base with lions on either side; two human feet are visible. The back of the throne (19.1893) is decorated with the figure of a winged Isis.
From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, Ku 17 (tomb of Piankhy). 1919: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition