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Sculpture fragment

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B900 Ex.2 debris

Dimensions

Other: 6 x 3.4 x 9.8 cm (2 3/8 x 1 5/16 x 3 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

20-1-290

Medium or Technique

Gray-green greywacke

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Fragment with one flat surface. Possibly with one rounded sculpted surface.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B501, area 0 to 5 mi "W" of, and, between lines of "N" and "S" curtain walls. 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