Napatan Period, reign of Piankhy (Piye)
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Grave 53 B, debris
Length: 3.8 cm (1 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Three rectangular blocks of alabaster, used as weights.
From el-Kurru, Ku 53 B (tomb of queen Tabiry), debris. 1919: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition