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Rubber

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of King Harsiotef
397–362 B.C.


Findspot: Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Other: 15.8 x 10 x 3.8 cm (6 1/4 x 3 15/16 x 1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

18-4-83

Medium or Technique

Hematite conglomerate stone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Foundation deposits

Roughly rectangular rubber with a flattened surface. Small chip included.

Provenance

From Nuri, Pyramid XIII F.D. "SE" corner. 1918: 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