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Thumb bone

Nubian
Meroitic Period
A.D. 30–175


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), Pyr. 130

Dimensions

TK 0.3

Accession Number

22-2-513

Medium or Technique

Bone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Organic remains

Thumb bone (medial row hand phalanx).

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. West, Room B) Pyr. 130, 1922: 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