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Polished pebble

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One highly-polished, hard, marbly green stone with an indentation.

Provenance

From Semna, Debris from rooms under magazines 224, 229. 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,

Object Place for Label

Semna, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

Semna, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Length x width: 3.2 x 1.7 cm (1 1/4 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

28-2-284b

Medium or Technique

Hard green stone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Raw materials and by-products