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Inlay fragments

Nubian
Meroitic Period
185–10 B.C.


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia; Findspot: Nubia, Meroe, W 154

Dimensions

0.9 x 0.12 cm (3/8 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

22-2-547d

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Triangular inlay piece and fragments of others

Provenance

From Meroe, W 154. February, 1922: 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