Napatan Period, reign of King Aman-nete-yerike
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XII F.D. "SW" corner
Other: 13.4 x 3.7 x 3 cm (5 1/4 x 1 7/16 x 1 3/16 in.)
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A sandstone pestle. One end is blunt and the other end is more pointed. The pestle narrows in the middle.
From Nuri, Pyramid XII F.D. "SW" corner. 1917: 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