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Stone fragment

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Rectangular piece of stone, incised mark on one side

Provenance

From Uronarti, Room 55. 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

Uronarti, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Other: 1.8 x 3 cm (11/16 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1709

Medium or Technique

Steatite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments