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Bone fragments

Three fragments of bone; probably human (parietal fragment with evidence of infection/ anemia, two long bone fragments (probably of distal radius), pictures 113-114).

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XXXVII, room A. 1917: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of Akhratan, 353–340 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

17-3-357

Medium or Technique

Bone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Organic remains