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Rubber?

Roughly oval with a flat bottom. Rough object with incised area on flat side. Reused sculpture fragment?

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B900 Ex2 debris. 1920: 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

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Other: 7.2 x 2.5 x 11.9 cm (2 13/16 x 1 x 4 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

20-1-11

Medium or Technique

Gray granite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment