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Sculpture fragment

Sculptural fragment with four worked surfaces-one rounded corner.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, Room 907. 1916: 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

Nubian,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Other: 5.1 x 7 x 4 cm (2 x 2 3/4 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-134.4

Medium or Technique

Gray-green greywacke

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture