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Fragments and chips

Nubian
Meroitic Period
519–270 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), W436

Dimensions

Overall (Largest): 1.2 x 0.4 x 2.9 cm (1/2 x 3/16 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-2-267a

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Feb. 20, 1923

Provenance

From Beg. West 436, thieves debris. March 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