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Knob

Nubian
Meroitic Period
40 B.C.–A.D. 114


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), 454

Dimensions

1.2 cm (1/2 in.)

Accession Number

23-2-304e

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture

Small knob.

Provenance

From Beg. West 454. February 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