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Polishing stone

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Polishing stone in granite. 6 faces worked.

Provenance

From Semna West, debris from Rm W369. 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,

Findspot

Semna, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Other: 4.5 x 6 x 2.1 cm (1 3/4 x 2 3/8 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1343

Medium or Technique

Hard green stone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Woodworking & Stoneworking