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Small slab

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. W 829

Dimensions

Other: 2 x 2.7 x 1 cm (13/16 x 1 1/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-M-616

Medium or Technique

Amazonite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Archaeological materials

Natural slab, triangular, unpierced.

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. W) 829. 1923: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition