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Fragment of a stone object

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Kashta
750–743 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid 8

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 2.1 x 2 x 0.5 cm (13/16 x 13/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.1833

Medium or Technique

Porphyry

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Fragment of yellow and black stone.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, pyramid 8 (Tomb of Kashta). 1919: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

(Accession date: January 5, 2005)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition