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Inlays from wooden box

Nubian
Napatan Period
468–335 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), Tomb 834

Dimensions

Diameter: 3.7 cm (1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-M-643b

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture

Disc, incomplete.

Provenance

From Nubia, Meroe (Beg. West 834). 1923: 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