Pigment

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, SLXVII

Dimensions

Other: 3.3 x 5.8 x 1.5 cm (1 5/16 x 2 5/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2108

Medium or Technique

Red Stone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Raw materials and by-products

Fragment of paint slab? Roughly ovoid, tapers to a point.

Provenance

From Semna, SLXVII. 1924: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition