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King Aspelta, Nubian Pharaoh of Kush, Napatan Period, ruled 593–568 B.C.
Nubian; Gebel Barkal, Nubia, Sudan; granite gneiss; 130 ¾ in.

Benjamin Richard, American, 1989-present

We drove to Boston to pick up Matt from his flight back from Germany last Sunday, and we made a day trip of it and visited the Museum of Fine Arts.

This would have worked so much better with Matt’s head, but his flight didn’t arrive till evening, so Mom posed instead.

I swear we treated all the other priceless works of art with much less irreverence than we displayed here. No really, we did.