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One rectilinear fragment with two worked surfaces with partial cartouche of Senkamanisken facing the right and partial hieroglyphs.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, No. 900. 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, Napatan Period, reign of Senakamanisken, 643–623 B.C.

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 15 x 13.6 x 8.7 cm (5 7/8 x 5 3/8 x 3 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

19-1-361

Medium or Technique

Brown gray granite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture