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Sculpture fragments

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B501 area

Dimensions

Other: 11.5 x 8 x 3.9 cm (4 1/2 x 3 1/8 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

20-1-288.1

Medium or Technique

Black granodiorite with black sparkly inclusions

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Five unidentifiable modeled fragments, plus a small chip that has broken off.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B501 area, West of and between lines of North & South curtain wall. 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