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Fragments od ivory inlays

Nubian
Meroitic Period
519–270 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), W453

Dimensions

Overall (Largest): 1.1 x 3 x 3.1 cm (7/16 x 1 3/16 x 1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

23-2-301

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Small strips with incised circles, 7 tear drop shapd pieces

Provenance

From Beg. West 453, thieves debris. March 1923: 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