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Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B 100, room 123. 1916: 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

Length x depth: 7.75 x 2.6 cm (3 1/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

16-1-552

Medium or Technique

Granite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

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