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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

Dimensions

Length x width x thickness: 3 x 1.4 x 0.85 cm (1 3/16 x 9/16 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

18-2-397

Medium or Technique

Sandstone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Fragment of a wedge-shaped object.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid 1 (tomb of Taharqa). 1918: 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition