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Fragment with one dressed surface with a ledge. Same object and nearly joins 16-4-18.1. Possibly base edge of falcon or other sculpture of like material. See Documentation.

Provenance

Found with material From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, likely to be From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal: 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

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Amenhotep III (?), 1390–1352 B.C. (?)

Findspot

Gebel Barkal (likely), Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Other: 5.4 x 7.2 x 3 cm (2 1/8 x 2 13/16 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

20-1-89

Medium or Technique

Black granodiorite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture