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Marked disc

Disc of fine hard sandstone; crossed lines on one face.

Provenance

From Semna, Room W126, Debris. 1924: 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,

Object Place for Label

Semna, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

Semna, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Diameter x thickness: 3.0 x 0.6 cm (1 3/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

28.1237

Medium or Technique

Sandstone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Function Unknown