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Fragments of ivory

Nubian
Meroitic Period
690–653 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), West 678

Dimensions

2.5 x 1.0 cm (1 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-M-388

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Bracelets and armlets

Fragments of an ivory bracelet of triangular section.

Provenance

From Beg. West 678, 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