Fragment of back pillar of Amenhotep III
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Amenhotep III
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B-900 Ex 2 debris
Other: 7.6 x 6.1 x 3.4 cm (3 x 2 3/8 x 1 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Gray granite with black and white inclusions
Not On View
Rectilinear fragment with 2 dressed surfaces. Two surfaces at right angles form an edge. One face has hieroglyphs contained in a box/square. Fragment of back pillar of Amenhotep III. See Documentation.
From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B-900 Ex 2 debris. 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