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Spinning weight, incised

Provenance

Gebel Barkal B501. 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)

Dimensions

4.1 x 2.4 cm (1 5/8 x 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.2280

Medium or Technique

Pottery, Black ware

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Textile & Costume-making