Box

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: 0.150 W. 0.048

Accession Number

24.970a-b

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Wood. Toilet box and lid in form of “buckle” amulet. Incomplete and much eaten by ants.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Meroe, Tomb W ___ [Excav. date] Jan. 1922

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition