Human bones

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Piankhy (Piye)–Shabaka
743–698 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Grave 52

Accession Number

19.2616

Medium or Technique

Bone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Organic remains

Numerous fragments of human bones (including cranial fragments, vertebra, long bone fragments, pelvic fragments, rib fragments, a clavical fragment, and a scapula fragment).

Provenance

From el-Kurru, Ku 52 (tomb of Neferukekashta). 1919: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition