Stone implement

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Malewiebamani
463–435 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XXXII

Dimensions

Length x width: 7.5 x 1.2--2.7 cm (2 15/16 x 1/2--1 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.955

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Possibly a polishing stone.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XXXII (Akhrasen). 1918: 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