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Block of stone

Nubian
Meroitic Period
643–542 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), 469

Dimensions

15.3 x 9.7 x 4.2 cm (6 x 3 13/16 x 1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-675d

Medium or Technique

Sandstone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements

Piece of yellow sandstone and fragments.

Provenance

From Beg. West 469 March 1923: 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