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Fragment of a stone object

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Taharqa
690–664 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid I, IE

Dimensions

Length: 4.4 cm (1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

17-3-104

Medium or Technique

Sandstone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Fragment of a wedge-shaped stone object.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid 1 (tomb of Taharqa). 1917: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition