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Ivory scraps

Nubian
Meroitic Period
468–270 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), 437

Dimensions

0.35 cm (1/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-2-268c

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Few chips and scraps of ivory

Provenance

From Beg. West 437. 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