Sculpture fragment

Nubian
Napatan period, reign of Taharqa
690–664 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, 904

Dimensions

Other: 10.3 x 13.4 x 13.2 cm (4 1/16 x 5 1/4 x 5 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-3-416b

Medium or Technique

Light gray granite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

One finished surface with partial cartouche of Taharqa.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, 904. 1916: 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