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Ivory hand from clapper

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, SXLVI

Dimensions

Overall: 9.8 x 3 x 0.5 cm (3 7/8 x 1 3/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2103

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

Musical Instruments, The Ancient World

Classifications

Musical instruments

Ivory hand from clapper or castanet, in several pieces.

Provenance

From Nubia, Semna, SXLVI. 1924: 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