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Falcon body fragment?

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This fragment has one sculpted polished surface. It is thought to be related to the falcon 23.1470. See Related Works under Documentation.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B900 Ex 2 debris. 1920: 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, Amenhotep III, 1390–1352 B.C.

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Other: 9.2 x 5.4 x 2.2 cm (3 5/8 x 2 1/8 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

20-1-79

Medium or Technique

Granodiorite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture