Hollow cylinder fragment
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B501 II 3
Other: 3.1 x 5 x 1.7 cm (1 1/4 x 1 15/16 x 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Black porphyry with large white inclusions
Not On View
Fragment of macehead (?) or staff end (?) in form of half ring, finished on interior, exterior and end faces.
From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B501 II 3. 1920: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition