Torso of female statue
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B502 VI 3
Other: 14 x 15 x 12 cm (5 1/2 x 5 7/8 x 4 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Black Grano diorite
Not On View
Breast of female statue with lappets of wig marked with rectangular incised curls. One shoulder and no arms. Striated wig on back that meets top of back pillar.
From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B502 VI 3. 1919: 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