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Piece of lead

Whitish ball of lead. Weight?

Provenance

From Nubia, Uronarti, Room 120. 1929: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian,

Findspot

Uronarti, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Diameter: 1.2 cm (1/2 in.)

Accession Number

29.2297

Medium or Technique

Lead

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Function Unknown