Object Place: Sudan, Nubia, Beg. S Pyramid XXVII
9.7 cm (3 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Fifty-two pieces of ivory bands with mitred ends. Incised design of lotus flowers and buds, rosette and circular designs. Traces red and blue color. Broken; complete. (Inlay from a box)
From Meroe, Pyr. S. XXVII. February, 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