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Fragment of cobra hood

The piece joins the front of the edge of the hood of cobra 21.11699a-f.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal. excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, Amenhotep III, 1390–1352 B.C.

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Other: 7.8 x 6.2 x 7 cm (3 1/16 x 2 7/16 x 2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.11699g

Medium or Technique

Black granodiorite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture