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Headdress fragment

Fragment of a headdress.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal 700. 1916: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

1.55 x 3.3 cm (5/8 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-3-173a

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture