Pounder

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, 801

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

16-4-6b

Medium or Technique

Brown granite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

This is a small spherical pounder.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, 801. 1916: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition