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Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, Room G under Taharqa temple

Dimensions

Overall: 3 cm (1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1163

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Cosmetic and medical

Fragment of an ivory pin.

Provenance

From Semna, Room G under Taharqa temple. 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