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Grinding stone

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, Room 801

Dimensions

Other: 8.8 x 5 x 5.6 cm (3 7/16 x 1 15/16 x 2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-141

Medium or Technique

Red granite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Household

Grinding stone with two flat surfaces-seems related to 16-4-135, but does not join.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, Room 801. 1916: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.
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Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition