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Animal bones

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Piankhy (Piye)
743–712 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Grave 53

Accession Number

19.2655

Medium or Technique

Bone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Organic remains

Three fragments of animal bone. Found in a box with Eg.Inv. 1826 and Eg.Inv.1827.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, Ku. 53 (tomb of Queen Tabiry). 1919: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition