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Fragments of ebony

3 pieces of ebony sticks (2 fittings) part of staff ? c- missing (but see 21-3-693 for detail on a)

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. North, Pyramid XVIII. 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 Amanikhatashan, A.D. 62–85

Findspot

Meroe, Beg. North, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

46.0 cm (18 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21-3-693b

Medium or Technique

Ebony

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Organic remains