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Nubian
Meroitic Period
40 B.C.–A.D. 40


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg.), W214

Dimensions

4.0 x 0.09 cm (1 9/16 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-1-63a

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture

Fragments, thin strips, some pierced, small holes, rectangular interior

Provenance

From Meroe, W 214 January, 1923: 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