Pierced mud cylinder

Egyptian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Uronarti, Room 81

Dimensions

Diameter x length: 3.4 x 4.6 cm (1 5/16 x 1 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1772

Medium or Technique

Mud

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

Large pierced mud cylinder, bead?

Provenance

From Nubia, Uronarti, Room 81. 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