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Incised disc

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, Room W126, Debris

Dimensions

Diameter x thickness: 3.0 x 0.6 cm (1 3/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

28.1237

Medium or Technique

Sandstone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

Disc of fine hard sandstone; crossed lines on one face.

Provenance

From Semna, Room W126, Debris. 1924: 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