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Pebbles

Approx 165 small smooth pebbles

Provenance

From Semna, Taharqua Temple, debris. 1927: 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,

Findspot

Semna, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Other: average diameter 1.4 cm (9/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.2047

Medium or Technique

Stone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Raw materials and by-products