Torso of statuette

Egyptian
New Kingdom


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, Blg 700 trench under S end of W side of unattach

Dimensions

Other: 5.3 x 11 x 6.2 cm (2 1/16 x 4 5/16 x 2 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-2-135

Medium or Technique

Brown Granite

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Fragment waist to ankles of statuette. Male figue with royal apron, standing left foot advanced, hands at sides. Back pillar inscribed.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, Bldg 700 trench under S. end of W. side of unattached wall. 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