Fragment of human hand

Nubian
Napatan Period
750–250 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B 501

Dimensions

H x W x D 3.5 x 1.8 x 0.8

Accession Number

20.2291

Medium or Technique

Blue green glass

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Hand from inlay, flat back

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal Tomb B 501. 1920; 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