Carved Bone

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Gerf Husein (Mediq), Cemetery 86, Grave 4

Dimensions

Overall: 11.5 x 2.9 x 1 cm (4 1/2 x 1 1/8 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

86/4/1

Medium or Technique

Bone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects

This long narrow bone fragment has one incised scored edge. The score marks extend from the front to the back of the both surfaces.

Provenance

From Koshtamna (ASN86/4/1). 1909. Excavated by Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition for the Archaeological Survey of Nubia; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the Egyptian government.

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia