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Stone offering stand fragment

Nubian
Napatan Period


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, No. 503

Dimensions

11.6 x 8.8 x 4.3 cm (4 9/16 x 3 7/16 x 1 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-314e

Medium or Technique

Gray granite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects

Fragment of a cylindrical stand with finished rim and interior and exterior surfaces. Exterior face has the inscribed hieroglyphs netcher, nefer, neb tawy, sa re. Same shape, rim, and material as 19-1-532.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, No. 503. 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