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Polished pebble

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, W 252

Dimensions

Length x width: 2.1 x 1.6 cm (13/16 x 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

28.1282.3

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Raw materials and by-products

Highly polished pebble of brownish-white stone.

Provenance

From Semna, W 252 debris. 1928: 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