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Pigment

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Uronarti, Room 14 in debris under magazine

Dimensions

Other: 2.5 x 3.1 x 2.3 cm (1 x 1 1/4 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

28.1652

Medium or Technique

Pigment

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Raw materials and by-products

Lump of red coloring matter. Irregular shape.

Provenance

From Uronarti Room 14 in debris under magazine. 1928: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition