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Inlay fragments

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Senkamanisken
643–623 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid III, chapel debris

Accession Number

16-12-247

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Four fragmented inlays with incised wadjets.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid 3 (tomb of Senkamanisken), chapel debris. 1916: 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