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Rubber

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Nasalsa
593–568 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XXIV F.D. "NE" corner

Dimensions

Other: 19 x 9.5 x 5.2 cm (7 1/2 x 3 3/4 x 2 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

18-3-585

Medium or Technique

Hematite conglomerate stone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Foundation deposits

Elipse shaped rubber with a flattened surface.

Provenance

From Nuri, Pyramid XXIV F.D. "NE" corner. 1918: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition