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Offering table fragment

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This is one fragment with offering table with relief of round loaves and head of a bird and central cartouche. It joins 19-1-147. See Related for parts of whole.

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

Nubian,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Other: 10.3 x 11 x 7.2 cm (4 1/16 x 4 5/16 x 2 13/16 in.) Other: 20.5 x 24.5 x 7.2 cm (8 1/16 x 9 5/8 x 2 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

20-1-187

Medium or Technique

Dark gray granite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects