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Alabaster. In form of gazelle bound for sacrifice. Head missing. Disc at rear end cut out and cemented back.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Meroe, Tomb W 609, No. 3 [Excav. date] Mar. 1923

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period,

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: L 0.158

Accession Number

24.889

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels