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Tally(?)

Rectangular stone, with top originally rounded and bored with a hole; broken.

Provenance

From Uronarti, Room 6. 1928: 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

Egyptian,

Findspot

Uronarti, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Length x width x height: 9.5 x 6.5 x 1.0 cm (3 3/4 x 2 9/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

28.1638

Medium or Technique

Limestone(?)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment