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Female statuette

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Statuette of a woman, feet broken off, arms held straight at sides. Standing against a large back slab. Back slab is not inscribed.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, Room 514. 1916: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Other: 3.5 x 13.9 x 4.9 cm (1 3/8 x 5 1/2 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-109

Medium or Technique

Granodiorite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture