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Sculpture fragment

Fragment of baboon(?) made of soft, white stone(?).

Provenance

From Mirgissa, debris of inner fort, Room 1. 1931: 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,

Findspot

Mirgissa, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Height x width x thickness: 4.6 x 3.5 x 2.4 cm (1 13/16 x 1 3/8 x 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

31.1903

Medium or Technique

Stone(?)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture