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Grinding stone

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Flattened circular stone.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, Room 514. 1916: 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, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 5.7 x 3.2 cm (2 1/4 x 1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-111

Medium or Technique

Pink/black/tan stone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Household