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Grinding stone

Nubian


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

Dimensions

Other: 5.7 x 10 x 1.3 cm (2 1/4 x 3 15/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-147

Medium or Technique

Granite?

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Household

Flat fragment, rectangular, dressed on two flat sides and two edges. Possible grinding stone.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, Room 807. 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