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Sandstone pebbles

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Amaniastabarqa
510–487 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid II, southeast corner

Dimensions

Length: 5.5 and 6 cm (2 3/16 and 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

18-3-475

Medium or Technique

Sandstone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

Two oblong pebbles.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid II, southeast corner. 1918: 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