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Ivory fragments

Miscellaneous ivory furniture inlay. Greater part of a djed-column. Free standing, in low relief on both faces. Tang top and bottom for insertion into frame of piece of furniture. (Fragments of several others not registered). Has now been joined with 24.1033 and renumbered as 24.1754.[See also...

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Provenance

From El-Kurru, Ku. 62. March, 1919: 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 Shabaka, 712–698 B.C.

Findspot

El Kurru, Sudan (Nubia)

Accession Number

24.1032

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture