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Fragments

Two fragments of curved slate.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, Ku. 19. 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. (Accession date: January 7, 2005)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Early Napatan Period, 840–820 B.C.

Findspot

el-Kurru, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 0.5 x 8.5 x 5 cm (3/16 x 3 3/8 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.2518

Medium or Technique

Slate

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Archaeological materials