Fine-grained rubbing stone
Napatan Period, reign of Aspelta
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XXVIII, room A
Length x width x thickness: 7.0 x 5.2 x 1.25 cm (2 3/4 x 2 1/16 x 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
A purplish-red rubbing stone with an oval hollow.
From Nuri, pyramid XXVIII (Henuttakhebi), room A. 1917: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition