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Ivory fragments

Nubian
Meroitic Period
about 0–A.D. 20


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. N.), Tomb 5

Dimensions

Lenght x width: 1.6 x 0.6 cm (5/8 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21-12-32m

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

One fragment of decayed ivory.

Provenance

From Nubia, Meroe (Beg. N.), Tomb 5. 1921: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition