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Standing figure

Standing figure of blue-glazed faience with a back pillar. The head and lower legs are missing.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, in front of B 200 and behind the wall. 1919: 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,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 3 x 1.3 x 1 cm (1 3/16 x 1/2 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

19.1634

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture