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Ivory fragments

Several fragments of ivory and one piece of gold foil; the bag is possibly mislabeled and should be labeled 19-3-1419, or it has been combined with the objects from 19-3-1419.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, grave 54. 1919: 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, Napatan Period, reign of Piye (Piankhy) ?, 743–712 B.C.

Object Place for Label

el-Kurru, Nubia (Sudan)

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el-Kurru, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

19.2662

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments