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Ivory fragments

Nubian
Meroitic Period
185–50 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), Tomb 34

Dimensions

2.25 x 6.1 cm (7/8 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-2-313a

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Fitting from box(?) or ornament.

Provenance

From Beg. West 34, 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