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Knife sharpener (?)

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B 500

Dimensions

2.1 x 2 x 0.9 cm (13/16 x 13/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

16-2-205

Medium or Technique

Slate

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Fragment of gray slate

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal Termple B 500. 1916: 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