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Sandstone block

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of unknown ruler
340–315 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Beg. South, Pyramid XV

Dimensions

6.1 x 3.4 x 1.7 cm (2 3/8 x 1 5/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.12023

Medium or Technique

Yellow sandstone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Small block of yellow sandstone.

Provenance

From Beg. South, Pyramid XV. 1921: 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