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Sandstone object fragment

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B501

Dimensions

2.5 x 2.9 x 3.1 cm (1 x 1 1/8 x 1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

20.2301

Medium or Technique

Sandstone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects

Piece soft white sandstone, roughly cylindrical, small round depressions at top and bottom

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal B501. 1920: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition