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Inlay fragments

Fragments of inlay in red, green, and blue.The light green chunks may be 20-4-6, but were in the same box with the inlay pieces.This field number [20-4-4] is also duplicated at Gebel Barkal.Excavated by the HU-MFA expedition to Meroe.


From Sudan, Meroe, Beg. S. 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 (?),


Beg. S. V, Meroe, Sudan

Accession Number


Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Unclassifiable objects, Fragments