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Fragment of bone

Nubian
Meroitic Period, reign of Arkamani–qo ( Ergamenes I)
270–260 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. South), Pyramid VI

Dimensions

2.0 x 1.0 cm (13/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.2560.1

Medium or Technique

Bone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects

Small sliver of bone (human?)

Provenance

From Beg. South Pyramid VI. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition