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Piece of white stone

White stone coloring matter (reg. stays - 4)

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma IV B-42. 1914 : excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 19 : assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Kerma, 2400–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 4 x 4.5 x 3.5 cm (1 9/16 x 1 3/4 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

14.1485

Medium or Technique

White stone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects