Chips of chalcedony
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. West, Pyramid XVIII
2.3 x 2.3 x 1.5 cm (7/8 x 7/8 x 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Sixty-five small chips broken from a core as if the preparation for making arrow points or something similar.
From Meroe, Beg. West, Pyramid XVIII, February 1922: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition