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Inlays

Nubian
Meroitic Period
A.D. 62–85


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. N 18 A

Dimensions

Height x width x depth:0.6 x 0.6 x 0.1 cm (1/4 x 1/4 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.12406

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture

One small ivory inlay (?) colored green

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. N. 18A , 1921: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition