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Quartzite fragments

Nubian
Napatan Period
690–664 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), Pyr. 619

Dimensions

3.1 cm (1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

23-M-231a

Medium or Technique

Quartzite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Four quartzite or (?) agate (?) fragments (one is largest)

Provenance

From Beg. West 619. 1923: 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