Fragments of lions and ram headed lions
Napatan Period, reign of Shabaka
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid XV
Height of most complete lion: 5.4 cm (2 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Two incomplete lions (cf. 24.1004), plus mane fragments, haunch and base fragments, face fragments, and unidentifiable fragments, from lions or ram headed lions 19-3-233, 19-3-234.
From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, pyramid XV. 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