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Green glazed steatite cylindrical object fragment with a scale pattern decoration and grooves for inlay with is now missing.

Provenance

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,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia(Sudan)

Accession Number

20.2416

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

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