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Spoon

Small, shallow ladle or spoon, the bowl filled with a heavy white plaster-like substance.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, Nubia

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 6.6 x 3.8 x 1 cm (2 9/16 x 1 1/2 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.2204

Medium or Technique

Bronze, plaster

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Cosmetic and Medical