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Long stone object with 3 grooves running almost completely around it.

Provenance

From Semna, debris from Room W262. 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: 1.3 x 5.1 x 0.9 cm (1/2 x 2 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

28.1281

Medium or Technique

Steatite?

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects