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Pierced object

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Red paint, rounded surface, flat back, pierced through center.

Provenance

From Nubia, Uronarti, south wing under rooms 183-186. 1930: 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: 1.5 x 2.9 cm (9/16 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

30-3-74

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Function Unknown