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Fragment of ivory

Nubian
Napatan Period
743–542 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), Tomb 844

Dimensions

Thickness: 0.3 cm (1/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-693d

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Chip ivory.

Provenance

From Nubia, Meroe (Beg. West 844). 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