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Fragment of ivory

Small fragment of green stained ivory.

Provenance

From Beg. South Pyramid VIII. 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, Napatan Period, Unknown ruler 353–335 B.C.

Findspot

Meroe (Beg. South), Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

1.3 x .07 x .85 cm (1/2 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.2571.3

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments