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Statue of seated animal

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Sign inlay of blue faience

Provenance

Gebel Barkal 600; 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,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

1 cm (3/8 in.)

Accession Number

19.1780

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment