Spinning weight

Nubian
Napatan Period
750–250 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B 551

Accession Number

20-4-1

Medium or Technique

Pottery, black ware

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Spinning weight, black ware, straw marked.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal Tomb B 551, I,3. 1920; 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