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Roughly rectangular stone, Blue

Provenance

From Uronarti, Room 27. 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 x 1.6 x 1.9 cm, 5 gm (3/8 x 5/8 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

28.1648

Medium or Technique

Serpentine

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Weights & Measures