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Plaque

Nubian
Napatan Period
690–643 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), Pyr. 605

Dimensions

4.2 x 3.1 x 0.7 cm (1 5/8 x 1 1/4 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-371c

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Foundation deposits

Few fragments of plaque, incised, and fragments of another

Provenance

From Beg. West 605. 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