Ivory inlay fragments
Napatan Period, reign of Shebitka
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid 18 (Shebitku), room A
Overall: 6.5 x 2.5 x 0.8 cm (2 9/16 x 1 x 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Seven fragments of inlay, not detailed carving. Eight of original fourteen; 19-3-1581a were accessioned as 21.308a-h. See also: 24.1018; 19-3-1581d; and Eg.Inv.1490.
From el-Kurru, pyramid 18 (Shebitku), room A. 1919: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition