Fragment of back pillar of Amenhotep III
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Amenhotep III
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B-501 VIII 2 under brick walls
Other: 5.6 x 7 x 5.5 cm (2 3/16 x 2 3/4 x 2 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Gray granite with black and white inclusions
Not On View
Rectilinear fragment of back pillar of Amenhotep III. Three dressed polished faces, one with 2 incised, parallel lines. Smallest face flares at edge. Joins with 20-1-136. See Documentation.
From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B501 VIII 2 under brick walls. 1920: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition