Military ration token
Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12, reign of Amenemhat III
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Uronarti, Fort Room 5
Diameter: 13.1 cm (5 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Wood (Cilician fir, Abies cilicica)
Not On View
Slightly concave-convex. Inscription on concave face giving date, year 23 Amenemhat III and the number 70. “Ded” sign in black ink; on reverse “Nofer” sign.
From Uronarti Island, Halfa Province. 1924: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1924: assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.
(Accession date: May 1, 1924)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition