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Sculpture fragment

Unworked sculpture fragment of black granodiorite with red inclusions. Part of 16-4-122.8, which is possibly base edge of falcon or other sculpture of like material. See Documentation.


From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, Room 904. 1916: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Amenhotep III (?), 1390–1352 B.C. (?)


Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)


Other: 15 x 10 x 4.5 cm (5 7/8 x 3 15/16 x 1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Black granodiorite


The Ancient World