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Falcon body fragment?

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One fragment with one polished convexly curved surface. It possibly fits with 16-4-250.1, as objects have a similar curve. It is thought to be related to falcon 23.1470. See "Related Works" under "Documentation."

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, D500. 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

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18 (?), 1390–1352 B.C. (?)

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 6.6 x 10 x 2.8 cm (2 5/8 x 3 15/16 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-250.1

Medium or Technique

Black sparkly granodiorite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture