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Bone fragments

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Akhratan
353–340 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XXXVII, room A

Accession Number

17-3-357

Medium or Technique

Bone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Organic remains

Three fragments of bone; probably human (parietal fragment with evidence of infection/ anemia, two long bone fragments (probably of distal radius), pictures 113-114).

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XXXVII, 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