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Two wedge-shaped stone objects.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XV (Nastasen), room A. 1917: 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 Nastasen, 335–315 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

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Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Length: 7.4 and 5.6 cm (2 15/16 and 2 3/16 in.) Width: 1.4 and 1 cm (9/16 and 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

17-2-1927

Medium or Technique

Sandstone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Function Unknown