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Oblong piece of slate, convex on one side, flat on other. Obvious line of cleavage.

Provenance

From Semna, S537. 1924: 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: 2.7 x 5.9 cm (1 1/16 x 2 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2017

Medium or Technique

Slate

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

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