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Rectangular piece of granite, all 6 sides worked

Provenance

From Semna, SW corner of W part of fort in debris of Sebakh hole. 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: 1.5 x 2.4 x 3.4 cm, 26.2 gm (9/16 x 15/16 x 1 5/16 in., 0.1 lb.)

Accession Number

28.1263

Medium or Technique

Granite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Weights & Measures