Weight

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S75

Dimensions

Diameter x length: 2.0 x 4.6 cm (13/16 x 1 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2187

Medium or Technique

Mud

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

One oblong mud ball pierced through the center; bead or weight?

Provenance

From Semna, S75. 1924: 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