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Pierced mud cylinder

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Large pierced mud cylinder, bead?

Provenance

From Nubia, Uronarti, Room 81. 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

Diameter x length: 3.4 x 4.6 cm (1 5/16 x 1 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1772

Medium or Technique

Mud

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Function Unknown