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Pebbles

3 pebbles (obj. reg. says 4) of pinkish-yellow translucent stone with dark resinings (agate?). Two broken and worn. One egg-shaped is complete.

Provenance

Gebel Barkal, B 502, IX B2

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Egypt

Object Place

Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 2 x 3.2 x 1.2 cm (13/16 x 1 1/4 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

19.2963

Medium or Technique

Stone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Raw materials and by-products