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Ram head inlay

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Almost perfect Ram head. Large size.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal Tomb B 511. 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, Napatan Period, 750–250 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

L x W x Th. 9.4 x 6.7 x 2.0 cm (3 11/16 x 2 5/8 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-226

Medium or Technique

Faience, blue glaze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Function Unknown