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Boring core fragment

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Fragment of boring core. Fine hard stone.Both ends broken.

Provenance

From Semna, West, debris from Rm. W302. 1928: 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

Semna, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Other: 4 x 0.9 cm (1 9/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

28.1292

Medium or Technique

Stone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Woodworking & Stoneworking