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Ram's head

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Green faience ram's head with double uraeus and sun disk.

Provenance

From Nubia, Gebel Barkal, 704. 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, 750–270 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Length x width x thickness: 8.4 x 5.9 x 2.5 cm (3 5/16 x 2 5/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

16-3-214

Medium or Technique

Green faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture