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Ivory fragment

Curved fragment of ivory.

Provenance

From Nubia, Semna, S46. 1924: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian,

Findspot

Semna, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Length x thickness: 2.5 x 0.9 cm (1 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

24-3-748b

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments