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Stone fragment

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Rectangular piece of stone.

Provenance

From Nuri, Pyr. XIII, 17, SE foundation deposit. 1918: 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, Napatan Period,

Findspot

Nuri, Egypt

Dimensions

Other: 4.8 x 5.4 x 2 cm (1 7/8 x 2 1/8 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

18-4-341

Medium or Technique

Black and tan mottled stone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Household