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Box cover

Fragments from a small cover.

Provenance

From Beg. North, Pyramid XXXII. 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

Nubian, Meroitic Period, reign of Amanikhalika, A.D. 170–175

Findspot

Meroe, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

diameter ca 3.6 cm

Accession Number

21.12296

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture