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Pierced mud mass

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One oblong mass of mud; pierced; bead or weight?

Provenance

From Nubia, Semna, S47. 1924: 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

Nubian,

Findspot

Semna, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Diameter x length: 1.7 x 3.0 cm (11/16 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2077.1

Medium or Technique

Mud

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Function Unknown