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Round button piece, 1 small fragment

Nubian
Napatan Period
698–664 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg.), Pyramid 116

Dimensions

25 x 9 cm (9 13/16 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.12087

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Recreational

1 round piece with five parallel lines across surface, 1 added fragment

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. South, Pyramid 116. 1921: 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