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Ivory fragments

Nubian
Meroitic Period
555–510 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), 443

Dimensions

2.2 x 2.1 x 3.05 cm (7/8 x 13/16 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-2-276a

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Small block with rounded top, broken

Provenance

From Beg. West 443. 1923: 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