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Fragments of ivory

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of unknown ruler
664–643 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Beg. South, Pyramid 86

Dimensions

0.2 x 0.9 x 1.7 cm (1/16 x 3/8 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.12077

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Six ivory fragments, one lobe-shaped, 2 rectangular-shaped.

Provenance

From Beg. South, Pyramid 86, 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