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Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, upper debris between Cross Street 9 and S Wall S

Dimensions

Other: 2.2 x 2.7 x 1.5 cm (7/8 x 1 1/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1614

Medium or Technique

Granite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Household

Hemispherical grinding stone. Circular depression on flat side.

Provenance

From Semna, upper debris between Cross Street 9 and S Wall Street W. 1928: 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