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Ivory fragments

Nubian
Napatan Period
463–431 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. S. ?

Accession Number

21.12169

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

Numerous small ivory frags, including parts of a solid cylinder and circular hole part of the way through.

Provenance

From Beg. South, Pyramid S 55. 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