Unfinished statuette

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B501 IX 4 debris

Dimensions

Overall: 13.2 x 6.4 x 6.4 cm (5 3/16 x 2 1/2 x 2 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

20-3-136

Medium or Technique

Dense brown stone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Object in slate-like gray stone, somewhat battered. Possibly piece blocked out for statue.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B501 IX 4 debris. 1920: 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