Handle fragment

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia(Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B501

Accession Number

20.2416

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Green glazed steatite cylindrical object fragment with a scale pattern decoration and grooves for inlay with is now missing.

Provenance

Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum Of Fine Arts Expedition