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Granite.

Provenance

From Nuri 4 (no field no, description or photo). Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition and assigned to the MFA by the Sudanese government.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of Siaspiqa, 487–468 B.C.

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Height x width: 70 x 97 cm (27 9/16 x 38 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.1796

Medium or Technique

Granite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects