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Mud disc

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, Main Street

Dimensions

Diameter x length: 2.75 x 0.9 cm (1 1/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

28.1590

Medium or Technique

Mud

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

Small, round mud object, OR has “button”? Not pierced.

Provenance

From Nubia, Semna, Main Street. 1928: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition