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Grinding stone fragment

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, Room 801

Dimensions

Other: 10.4 x 12.8 x 2.4 cm (4 1/8 x 5 1/16 x 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-148

Medium or Technique

Red sandstone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Roughly triangular fragment of grinding stone.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, Room 801. 1916: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition