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Amazonite stone

Nubian
Napatan Period
712–593 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), W 502

Dimensions

2.0 x 2.0 cm (13/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-815d

Medium or Technique

Amazonite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Archaeological materials

2 lumps unpolished amazonite stone

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. West) 502 1923: 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