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Grinding stone

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal

Dimensions

Other: 12 x 5.9 x 14.4 cm (4 3/4 x 2 5/16 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-314f.2

Medium or Technique

Granite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Household

Fragment of vessel(?) or grinding stone, slightly concave on one face.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, No. 503. 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