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Fragments of ivory

Fragments (badly decayed) including some with back flat, some with incised designs.

Provenance

From Beg. South, Mastaba LXIII. 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, Napatan Period, reign of unknown ruler, 431–404 B.C.

Findspot

Meroe, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

21.11980

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments