Pounder

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, 801

Dimensions

Other: 7 x 4.9 x 8.2 cm (2 3/4 x 1 15/16 x 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-6a

Medium or Technique

Green slate

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

This is a flattened circular pounder with 2 polished warn flat bases.

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