Pierced mud ball

Egyptian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Uronarti, Room 84

Dimensions

Length: 4.8 cm (1 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

28.1784

Medium or Technique

Baked mud

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

Oblong pierced mud object.

Provenance

From Nubia, Uronarti, Room 84. 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