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Human bones

Nubian
Early Napatan Period
800–780 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid X

Accession Number

19.2110

Medium or Technique

Bone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Organic remains

Numerous fragments of human and mammal bone.

Human: one right talus, one right calcaneus, one long bone shaft fragment (probable femur), one distal third of ulna.

Non-Human (mammal): metatarsal fragment, distal unidentified long bone fragment, three metapodials, four other unidentified long bone fragments.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, Ku. 10 (original fill). 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.

(Accession date: January 7, 2005)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition