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Stone object

Highly polished stone object; pointed on one end and rounded on the other.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid VI, room C. 1917: 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

Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of Anlamani, 623–593 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

20.708

Medium or Technique

Agate

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Function Unknown