Hand on shoulder fragment

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Amenhotep III (?)
1390–1352 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B503 X North

Dimensions

Other: 13.6 x 8.8 x 5.8 cm (5 3/8 x 3 7/16 x 2 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

19-1-357

Medium or Technique

Granodiorite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Part of a torso of a statuette with a hand palm down in relief on the shoulder.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B503 X North. 1919: 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