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Polishing stone

Nubian
Napatan Period
690–593 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), West 701

Dimensions

1.9 x 4.15 x 5.7 cm (3/4 x 1 5/8 x 2 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-542

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment

polishing stone

Provenance

From Beg. West 701, 1923: 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