Fragment of hood of cobra
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B-900 Ex 1 debris
Other: 4.8 x 9.9 x 4.1 cm (1 7/8 x 3 7/8 x 1 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
gray granite with black and white inclusions
Not On View
Edge of bottom front of cobra hood. Fragment with one polished, worked surface that is slightly curved, incised with 2 parallel lines. Goes with 19-1-236 and Eg.Inv.11837. See Documentation.
From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B-900 Ex 1 debris. 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