Boring core fragment

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, West, debris from Rm. W302

Dimensions

Other: 4 x 0.9 cm (1 9/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

28.1292

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Woodworking and stoneworking

Fragment of boring core. Fine hard stone.Both ends broken.

Provenance

From Semna, West, debris from Rm. W302. 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