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Fragment of bone

Small flake of bone, stained red.

Provenance

From Nuri 49; 1918 Excavated by the Harvard University-MFA Boston Expedition, March 1919.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period,

Findspot

Nuri, Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Length x width: 3.3 x 1.7 cm (1 5/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

18-1-139

Medium or Technique

Bone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Organic remains