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Falcon body fragment?

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This is a large sculptural fragment with one convexly curved polished surface. It may be related to falcon 23.1470. See "Related Works" under "Documentation."

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, No.901. 1916: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to

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: 7.6 x 5 x 16.2 cm (3 x 1 15/16 x 6 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-223.2

Medium or Technique

Black sparkly granodiorite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture