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Fragments of ostrich egg

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Findspot: Nubia, Meroe (Beg.), W 353; Object Place: Nubia, Sudan

Accession Number

23-2-27d

Medium or Technique

Shell

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Organic remains

Two fragments of ostrich egg shell

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. W. 353, February, 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition