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Fragment of lapis lazuli

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B906

Dimensions

Longest is 1.7 cm (11/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-346

Medium or Technique

Lapis Lazuli

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Two pieces of shaped lapis lazuli.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal B906. 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