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Sculpture fragments of colossal statue


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), B501 area 0 to 5m W of and between the N & S cur


Other: Largest 9.4 x 6.9 x 3.9 cm (3 11/16 x 2 11/16 x 1 9/16 in.) Other: Smallest 4.5 x 4.4 x 3.2 cm (1 3/4 x 1 3/4 x 1 1/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Black grano-diorite with black sparkly inclusions

Not On View


The Ancient World



Two fragments of kilt joining. Kilt lines curving slightly. Joins 20-1-266.2. See Documentation for other possible fragments of this colossal sculpture.


From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal B501 area 0 to 5m W of and between the N and S curtain walls. 1920 :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