Fragment of obsidian
Napatan Period, reign of Aspelta
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid VIII
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obsidian fragment with ripple marks, found underneath a bronze basin (16-4-57).
From Nuri, pyramid VIII. 1916: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition