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Thin round tapering rod. Wider end flat at tip with incised ring; other end 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 0.7 cm (1 9/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

28.1327

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Hair Ornaments