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Cylinder fragment

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Cylinder frag, highly polished, convex surface, purplish red, white flecked.

Provenance

From Beg. North, Pyramid 8. 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, reign of Amanishakhete, 26–20 B.C.

Findspot

Beg. North, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

22-1-13

Medium or Technique

Porphyry?

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments