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Pierced mud ball

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Oblong pierced mud object.

Provenance

From Nubia, Uronarti, Room 84. 1928: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian,

Findspot

Uronarti, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Length: 4.8 cm (1 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

28.1784

Medium or Technique

Baked mud

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Function Unknown