Napatan Period, reign of Aspelta
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid VIII, northeast foundation deposit
Overall: 19 x 17.5 cm (7 1/2 x 6 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Mortar shaped grinding stone of rough gray conglomorate, slightly hollow on top.
From Nuri, pyramid VIII, northeast foundation deposit. 1917: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition