Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, 500-A between 600D and 700 D
Other: 5.8 x 4.5 x 15.4 cm (2 5/16 x 1 3/4 x 6 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Fine-grained dense green stone
Not On View
This is a rectangluar block chipped at two corners with an incised inscription on one end that reads “? djer r (with a stroke under it) b.”
From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, 500-A between 600D and 700 D. 1916: 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