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Fragments of ivory

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of unknown ruler
431–404 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Beg. South, Pyramid XXVIII

Dimensions

0.4 x 0.9 x 4.1 cm (3/16 x 3/8 x 1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.11954

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

More than thirty-nine small fragments of ivory, one inlay, all flat, in section.

Provenance

From Beg. South, Pyramid XXVIII 1921: 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