Spinning weight

Nubian
Napatan Period
750–250 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B 501

Dimensions

Dia 3.8

Accession Number

20.2308

Medium or Technique

Black ware

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Half of spinning weight ext. Cracked spinning weight

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal Tomb B 501. 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