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Rubber

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of King Anlamani
623–593 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid VI F.D. "NW" corner

Dimensions

Other: 28.5 x 11.1 x 8.8 cm (11 1/4 x 4 3/8 x 3 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

18-4-42

Medium or Technique

Hematite conglomerate stone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Foundation deposits

A large rubber with a roughly oval shape.

Provenance

From Nuri, Pyramid VI F.D. "NW" 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