Sculpture fragment of nemes (?) of sphinx
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Amenhotep II
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, No. 901
Other: 7.5 x 4.1 x 6.7 cm (2 15/16 x 1 5/8 x 2 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Possible fragment of sphinx. Sphinx nemes? One sculpted surface with raised concentric bands.
From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, No. 901. 1916: 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