Weight

Egyptian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, "X" III.

Dimensions

2.6 x 4.6 x 1.6 cm (1 x 1 13/16 x 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.2186

Medium or Technique

Slate?

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Weights and measures

Roughly rectangular weight with hole for suspension. Edge underneath has incised slots.

Provenance

From Semna, "X" III. 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