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Ivory fragments

Nubian
Meroitic Period
664–542 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), 445

Dimensions

2.1 x 1.3 x 0.3 cm (13/16 x 1/2 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-2-279

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Fragments of inlays, scraps and chips

Provenance

From Beg. West 445. 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