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Ivory fragment

Nubian
Napatan Period
653–593 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. South), Grave 182

Dimensions

.7 x 2.1 cm (1/4 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.12201

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Small fragment ivory (inlay?)

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. South) Grave 182. 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