One polished pebble

Nubian
Meroitic Period
110–10 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg.), W166

Dimensions

3 x 2.5 x 2.55 cm (1 3/16 x 1 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

23-1-42

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Raw materials and by-products

Smooth polished, dark greenish natural pebble.

Provenance

From Meroe, W 166 January, 1923: 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