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Stone, hole near one end for suspension. Traces of red color. Fragment broken off.

Provenance

From Kerma, tomb 1805-49. 1914: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan; 1920: Received by the MFA.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Kerma, about 2400–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Sudan (Nubia)

Dimensions

Length: 10.5 cm (4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.1650

Medium or Technique

Stone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

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