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Unidentified stone object

Nubian
about 712–698 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid XV, A & B

Dimensions

Length: 2.8 cm (1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

19.2124

Medium or Technique

Green granite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

Roughly triangular object; one side is polished, the other side is rough.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, pyramid XV, A & B. 1919: 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