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Sculpture fragments

Five fragments: two corner pieces with two dressed surfaces; one fragment with one dressed surface; one fragment with concave possible dressed surface; one fragment with no worked surfaces. Possibly from statue of Senkaminsken.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, No. 900. 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 (Largest): 4.2 x 7.3 x 8.1 cm (1 5/8 x 2 7/8 x 3 3/16 in.) Other (Smallest): 3.2 x 3.2 x 5.2 cm (1 1/4 x 1 1/4 x 2 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-540.1

Medium or Technique

Brown gray Granite with red inclusions

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture