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Ball of plaster

Plaster ball, flattened on one end.

Provenance

From Beg. North, Pyramid XXX. 1921: 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

Nubian, Meroitic Period, reign of Aritenyesbokhe, A.D. 175–190

Findspot

Meroe, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

diameter 3.2 cm

Accession Number

21.12371

Medium or Technique

Plaster

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Function Unknown