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Fragment of mud

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of unknown ruler
463–431 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Beg. South, Pyramid XVIII

Dimensions

5.0 x 2.5 cm (1 15/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

21.12035

Medium or Technique

Kohl

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

Cylindrical fragment, painted red (part of mud model?), paint on bottom.

Provenance

From Beg. South, Pyramid XVIII. 1921: 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