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Cylinder fragment

Half of a cylinder finely worked

Provenance

Gebel Barkal B501. 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, Napatan period to Meroitic Period,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia(Sudan)

Dimensions

diameter if complete x H 4.0 x 3.1 cm (1 9/16 x 1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

20.2430

Medium or Technique

Stone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Foundation deposits