Hand from a statue

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, D 500

Dimensions

Other: 9.5 x 7.5 x 6.8 cm (3 3/4 x 2 15/16 x 2 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-232.2

Medium or Technique

Gray Granite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Right hand and fist holds object, possibly top of ankh?

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, D 500. 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