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Ivory

Ivory fragments a and b: a - Two joining peieces of a button cap partially charred and broken. b - Par of a button cap, charred and broken.

Provenance

Zoan Collection. Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Late Period, Dynasty 30 (?), 380–332 B.C.

Findspot

Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 2.3 x 1.3 x 2.3 cm (7/8 x 1/2 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.85.9

Medium or Technique

Ivory fragment

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments