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Cylinder fragments

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia(Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B501

Accession Number

20.2273

Medium or Technique

Granite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Granite cylinder fragment possibly an archer’s thumb guard.

Provenance

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