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Figurine of a striding god

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Figurine of a male deity striding forward with proper right arm bent, weras sun disk and uraeus, pleated kilt.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal. 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, Meroitic Period,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Height: 15.2 cm (6 in.)

Accession Number

19.1769

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture