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Grinding stone

Fragment of vessel(?) or grinding stone, slightly concave on one face.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, No. 503. 1916: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan. (Accession date: )

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Other: 12 x 5.9 x 14.4 cm (4 3/4 x 2 5/16 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-314f.2

Medium or Technique

Granite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Household