Stone objects

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Nastasen
335–315 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XV, room A

Dimensions

Length: 7.4 and 5.6 cm (2 15/16 and 2 3/16 in.) Width: 1.4 and 1 cm (9/16 and 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

17-2-1927

Medium or Technique

Sandstone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

Two wedge-shaped stone objects.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XV (Nastasen), room A. 1917: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition