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Stone offering stand fragment

Napatan Period

Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B502 "W"


Other: 10.6 x 8.8 x 3.5 cm (4 3/16 x 3 7/16 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Gray granite

Not On View


The Ancient World


Religious and cult objects

Fragment of a cylindrical stand with finished rim and interior and exterior surfaces.. Same shape, rim, and material as 16-4-314e.


From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B502 "W". 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