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Sandstone inlay

Possibly lotus design. Small marked piece of sandstone.

Provenance

From Beg. North, Pyramid XVII. 1921: 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, Meroitic Period,

Findspot

Beg. North, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

7.4 x 5.6 x 2.0 cm (2 15/16 x 2 3/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.12327

Medium or Technique

Sandstone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements