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Piece of reddish sandstone

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K1801 debris

Dimensions

Overall: 12 x 10.5 x 2.3 cm (4 3/4 x 4 1/8 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

14.1332

Medium or Technique

Sandstone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects

Rubbing stone, slight hollow, stained red

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma 1801 debris. 1914 : excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 19 : assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition