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Model of loaf of bread

Round loaf of food offering model.

Provenance

Gebel Barkal. 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, 750–270 B.C.

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

3.0 cm (1 3/16 in.) Dia 11cm

Accession Number

16-4-481

Medium or Technique

Red sandstone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Models