Pebble

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Tanwetamani
664–653 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Tumulus 6

Dimensions

Length: 5.3 cm (2 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.2406

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Raw materials and by-products

Brown and white striped pebble.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, tumulus 6. 1919: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition