Fragment of an ivory object

Nubian
Early Napatan Period
800–780 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Tumulus II

Dimensions

Length: 1.7 cm (11/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.2270

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Fragment of an oval ivory object.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, Tum. 2. 1919: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

(Accession date: January 7, 2005)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition