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Statue of the Viceroy Thutmose

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Lower part only. There is a complete inscription on the front of the skirt and two incomplete inscriptions on the back pillar.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, Trench 500a. 1916: 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

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Akhenaten, 1349–1336 B.C.

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, (Nubia) Sudan

Dimensions

Overall: 45.7 x 22.9 x 24.1 cm, 33.1 kg (18 x 9 x 9 1/2 in., 73 lb.)

Accession Number

16.476

Medium or Technique

Granodiorite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture