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Fragments of flint

Nubian
Meroitic Period
90–50 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. West, Pyramid XVIII

Dimensions

1.6 x 2.1 x 1.5 cm (5/8 x 13/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

22-1-594e

Medium or Technique

Flint (?)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Numerous lumps and chips of flint and calcedony.

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. West, Pyramid XVIII, January 1922: 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