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Grinding stone

Egyptian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Uronarti, Room 32

Dimensions

Length x width x height: 8.7 x 5.5 x 4.9 cm (3 7/16 x 2 3/16 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1664

Medium or Technique

Sandstone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

One rectangular grinding stone with broken corner missing.

Provenance

From Uronarti, Room 32. 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