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Fragment of ivory

Nubian
Napatan Period
Unknown ruler 353–335 B.C.


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

Dimensions

1.3 x .07 x .85 cm (1/2 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.2571.3

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Small fragment of green stained ivory.

Provenance

From Beg. South Pyramid VIII. 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