Napatan Period, reign of Taharqa
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid IV (Queen Khensa)
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62 complete pebbles, mostly polished, of varying sizes, shapes (spherical, oval, teardrop), and stone (quartzite, agate, alabaster, etc.) and also 13 fragments of pebbles.
From el-Kurru, pyramid IV (Queen Khensa). 1919: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition