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Corner fragment. Two vertical faces each with deep incised vertical line and rough flat bottom. Same object as 19-12-29 and 16-4-112.3. The two inscribed faces of this object and 16-3-257 likely link up. They both have a finished bottom and are orientated vertically. Same unusual material...

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Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B502 Ex 2 debris. 1919: 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: 23 x 8.5 x 11 cm (9 1/16 x 3 3/8 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

19-12-28

Medium or Technique

Dark green gray stone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture