Inlay

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Sinai

Dimensions

Overall: 2.7 x 0.7 x 5.4 cm (1 1/16 x 1/4 x 2 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

05.110

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

Part of border of lotus buds and flowers carved, rectangular.

Provenance

From Sinai. October 1905: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription