Napatan Period, reign of Aspelta
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid VIII, northeast foundation deposit
Overall: 9 x 14.6 x 26.5 cm (3 9/16 x 5 3/4 x 10 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Flat grinding stone of gray conglomorate.
From Nuri, pyramid VIII, northeast foundation deposit. 1917: 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