Fragments of ivory
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. S. ?
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Includes fragments of inlays, curved strips, etc.
26 rectangular fragments
23 triangles and fragments
1 long triangular inlay
1 diamond shaped inlay
1 lobe shaped inlay with incised pattern
1 rosette, pierced through center w/ round hole
Many shapeless fragments as well
From Beg. South, Pyramid S 53. 1921: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition