Stone rubber

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Findspot: Egypt, Gebel Barkal, Pyr. X, Room A

Dimensions

Overall: 5.5 cm (2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-2-23

Medium or Technique

Hard gray/tan stone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Household

Rounded rubber with flat surfaces.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, Pyr. X, Room A. 1916: 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