Rubbing stone

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
1991–1783 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S553 12 Dynasty level

Dimensions

Other: 3.4 x 6.6 x 2.5 cm (1 5/16 x 2 5/8 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

24.2060

Medium or Technique

Slate

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Nodular rubbing stone.

Provenance

From Semna S553 12 Dynasty level. 1924: 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