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Sculpture fragment

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B501 III-6

Dimensions

Other: 6.2 x 5.8 x 6.6 cm (2 7/16 x 2 5/16 x 2 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

20-1-382

Medium or Technique

Dark gray greywacke

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Sculpture fragment, reused as a rubber. Dome shaped one side flattened and polished by rubbing.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B501 III-6. 1920: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition