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Stone rubber

Nubian
Napatan Period
712–593 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), W 503

Dimensions

2.8 x 4.5 x 8.5 cm (1 1/8 x 1 3/4 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-81

Medium or Technique

White quartzite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Rubber upper surfice polished, bottom rough

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. West) 503 1923: 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