Burnisher (?)

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Alaqi, Cemetery 113, Grave 2

Dimensions

Overall: 7.1 x 4 x 1.8 cm (2 13/16 x 1 9/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

113/2/3

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

This flat scraper like object is thin and roughly oval. The body of the fabric is reddish-brown.

Provenance

From Wadi Alaqi (ASN113/2/3). 1911. Excavated by Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition for the Archaeological Survey of Nubia; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the Egyptian government.

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia