Napatan Period, reign of Aspelta
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid VIII, northeast foundation deposit
Overall: 6 x 7.8 x 21 cm (2 3/8 x 3 1/16 x 8 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Small stone for grinding. It is not quite flat. Similar to 17-4-517.
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