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Sculpture fragment

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B501 III 5 debris

Dimensions

Other: 4.2 x 6.3 x 3.5 cm (1 5/8 x 2 1/2 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

20-1-226

Medium or Technique

Gray-brown greywacke

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Roughly cylindrical scupltural fragment, looks similar to a large toe, with a rounded end and a protrusion on the side.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B501 III 5 debris. 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