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Wood fragments

Nubian
Meroitic Period, reign of Akinidad
84–69 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, PYR II

Dimensions

3.0 x 3.5 x 10.6 cm (1 3/16 x 1 3/8 x 4 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-2-185

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Five fragments with dressed surface, 3 fit together, 2 separate.

Provenance

Gebel Barkal PYR II; 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