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Ivory fragments

A few (about 7) small formless fragments.

Provenance

Meroe Beg. S XXIII

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, Unknown Ruler from 463–431 B.C.

Findspot

Beg. S, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

0.5 x 3.5 cm (3/16 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.11983

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Function Unknown