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Ball of plaster

Nubian
Meroitic Period, reign of Adeqetali
A.D. 134–140


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. N. XLI

Dimensions

4.2 x 3.9 cm (1 5/8 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.12365

Medium or Technique

Plaster

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

Ball of plaster, flat on one side.

Provenance

From Beg. North, Pyramid XLI. 1921: 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