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Unclassifiable object

Brownish/ Red object

Provenance

From Beg. South, Pyramid XXXVIII 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, Napatan Period, reign of an unidentified ruler, 623–568 B.C.

Findspot

Beg. South, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

60mm x 15mm x 10mm

Accession Number

21.12091

Medium or Technique

Sandstone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Function Unknown