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Large bead or spinning weight (?)

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B 801 "N"

Dimensions

1.5 x 2.85 cm (9/16 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.2465

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Textile- and costume-making

White body, traces of green glaze

Provenance

Gebel Barkal, 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