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Rectangular stone weight? Beveled on one face

Provenance

From Uronarti, S wing in debris. 1930: 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: 0.9 x 1.2 cm (3/8 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

30-3-126

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Weights & Measures