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Stone flake

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Stone flake.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XVI (Talakhamani), southwest foundation deposit. 1920: 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, Napatan Period, reign of Talakhamani, 435–431 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Length x width x thickness: 4.8 x 2.5 x 0.7 cm (1 7/8 x 1 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

20.2548

Medium or Technique

Chalcedony

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Foundation deposits