Spoon

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, V-B-6

Dimensions

Overall: 6.6 x 3.8 x 1 cm (2 9/16 x 1 1/2 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.2204

Medium or Technique

Bronze, plaster

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Cosmetic and medical

Small, shallow ladle or spoon, the bowl filled with a heavy white plaster-like substance.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, Nubia

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition