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Inlay fragments

Nubian
Meroitic Period
185–10 B.C.


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

Dimensions

1.78 x 2.23 cm (11/16 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

22-2-547e

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

4 small rectangular pieces and fragments of others.

Provenance

From Meroe, W 154. February, 1922: 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