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Fragments of alabaster

Nubian
Napatan Period
664–542 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), Pyr. 523

Dimensions

2.6 cm (1 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-185c

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Few fragments of alabaster.

Provenance

From Beg. West 523. 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