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Fragments of wooden box

Nubian
Meroitic Period, reign of Amanikhatashan
A.D. 62–85


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. North, Pyramid XVIII, chamber A

Dimensions

Dia circa 9.5

Accession Number

21.12430

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Organic remains

Numerous fragments of wooden objects, perhaps lid of circular box (?) and other parts of same

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. North, Pyramid XVIII. 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