Sculpture fragment of knee

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B501 VII 2, debris

Dimensions

Other: 8 x 6.4 x 11.2 cm (3 1/8 x 2 1/2 x 4 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

20-2-177

Medium or Technique

Gray-green greywacke

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Modeled fragment of slightly bent knee, reused as a rubber.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B501 VII 2, 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