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Fragments of ivory

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. S. Mastaba LXIII

Accession Number

21.11980

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Fragments (badly decayed) including some with back flat, some with incised designs.

Provenance

From Beg. South, Mastaba LXIII. 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