Weights?

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1570–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, under Tabarka T., room p

Dimensions

Largest: L 2.8 x W 2.3 x Th 1.5 cm (1 1/8 x 7/8 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.1194a-d

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Weights and measures

Alabaster. Four rectangular weights of different sizes. The largest chipped. Smooth surfaces.

Provenance

From Semna, under Tabarka T., room p. January, 1928: 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