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Sculpture fragment

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Amenhotep III (?)
1390–1352 B.C. (?)


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, Room 904

Dimensions

Other: 15 x 10 x 4.5 cm (5 7/8 x 3 15/16 x 1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-122.8

Medium or Technique

Black granodiorite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Unworked sculpture fragment of black granodiorite with red inclusions. Part of 16-4-122.8, which is possibly base edge of falcon or other sculpture of like material. See Documentation.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, Room 904. 1916: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition