Fragment of an unidentified object

Nubian
Early Napatan Period
800–780 B.C.


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

Dimensions

Length: 3.7 cm (1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.2043

Medium or Technique

Granite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Thin slice of granite; one side is polished.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, Ku. 9 (enclosure debris). 1919: eexcavated 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 7, 2005)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition