Pierced object

Egyptian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Uronarti, south wing under rooms 183-186

Dimensions

Diameter x length: 1.5 x 2.9 cm (9/16 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

30-3-74

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

Red paint, rounded surface, flat back, pierced through center.

Provenance

From Nubia, Uronarti, south wing under rooms 183-186. 1930: 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