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Plaited beard fragment

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One fragment of the end of a plaited beard. Likely goes wtih face 16-2-234.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, between 520 and curtain wall B-1000. 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: 11 x 4.5 x 3.5 cm (4 5/16 x 1 3/4 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-263.7

Medium or Technique

Brown gray granite with red inclusions

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture