Fragment of back pillar of Amenhotep III
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Amenhotep III
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B 501, I-4
Other: 20 x 8.9 x 9.5 cm (7 7/8 x 3 1/2 x 3 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Large rectilinear fragment with 1 polished, surface with incised hieroglyphs and 2 incised border lines at right angles. Two columns of hieroglyphs separated by vertical parallel lines (2). Top hieroglyphs give the name of the Temple of Soleb. See Related. See Documentation.
From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B-501 I-4. 1919: 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