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Roughly rectangular weight with hole for suspension. Edge underneath has incised slots.

Provenance

From Semna, "X" III. 1924: 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

Egyptian,

Findspot

Semna, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

2.6 x 4.6 x 1.6 cm (1 x 1 13/16 x 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.2186

Medium or Technique

Slate?

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Weights & Measures