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Pebble

Yellow quartzite pebble.

Provenance

From Beg. West 609. 1923: 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, 690–664 B.C.

Findspot

Meroe (Beg. West), Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

diameter 1.0 cm

Accession Number

23-M-171c

Medium or Technique

Quartzite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Raw materials and by-products