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Bound prisoner shaped plaque

Bronze plaque shaped like a prisoner with his hands and feet bound (together) behind his back. Incsised. Head broken off and repaired.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Gebel Barkal, Temple of Amun, Court B 501 (flagstaff niche I 3 of second pylon) / Bibliog: "Kush: List Kingdom of the Nile" )Brockton 1981-83) Gallery Guide, no. 78.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Meroitic Period, 1st century A.D.

Findspot

Gebel Barkalf, Nubia, Sudan

Accession Number

24.1790

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Tile and inlays