Fragments

Egyptian
Predynastic Period, Naqada I
3850–3650 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Khor Bahan, Cemetery 17, Grave 56

Dimensions

Overall (largest): 7.5 x 2.5 x 0.4 cm (2 15/16 x 1 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

17/56/14

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

This object includes six large fragments and several small fragments with incised lines that form a pattern.

Provenance

Bahan. (ASN 17/56/14). 1907: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition for the Archaeological Survey of Nubia; awarded to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia