Ivory objects

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S 563

Dimensions

Overall: 4.9 cm (1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

24-3-787a-c

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Cosmetic and medical

A) Fragments of a kohl stick. B) Ivory object. C) Disk broken.

Provenance

From Semna, S563. 1924: 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