Polishing stone

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, West, debris from Rm W369

Dimensions

Other: 4.5 x 6 x 2.1 cm (1 3/4 x 2 3/8 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1343

Medium or Technique

Hard green stone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Woodworking and stoneworking

Polishing stone in granite. 6 faces worked.

Provenance

From Semna West, debris from Rm W369. 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