Rubbing stone

Nubian
Middle Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Kerma, Room L

Dimensions

Other: 6.4 cm (2 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

13.4062

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Household

Fine smooth egg-shaped rubbing stone.

Provenance

From Kerma, room L. .1913: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of ine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition