Object Place: Sudan, Nubia, Meroe, Pyr. S. XXVII
Overall: 0.6 x 9 x 0.6 cm (1/4 x 3 9/16 x 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
19 pieces of ivory bands with incised concentric circles. Traces color (alternate red and blue units). Many pieces fitting. (Inlay from a box)
From Meroe, Pyr. S. XXVII. February, 1921: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition