Stone stud

Nubian
Early Kerma
2400–2050 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K N 98-1

Dimensions

Diameter and length: 0.8 x 1.1 cm (5/16 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-1253

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

It consists of two dark, mottled stone studs.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma. K N 98-1. 1916 : 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