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Ram headed statuette

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Ram-headed statuette. Top of head, nose, one horn, both arms and body from stomach down broken off and missing. Much battered ends of wig on chest.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal 700 D. 1916: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Overall: 16.5 cm (6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

16-2-461

Medium or Technique

Sandstone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture