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Fragment of arm

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Left forearm with clenched fist from statuette. The arm is very straight with little modeling. Likely the right hand and arm to the same statuette is 20-1-333. There is a point of attachement where the hand was broken off from an object.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B501 II.1 debris between brick walls. 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

Nubian,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Other: 15.2 x 4.2 x 4.1 cm (6 x 1 5/8 x 1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

20-2-106

Medium or Technique

Gray-green greywacke

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture