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Ivory hand from clapper

Ivory hand from clapper or castanet, in several pieces.

Provenance

From Nubia, Semna, SXLVI. 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

Overall: 9.8 x 3 x 0.5 cm (3 7/8 x 1 3/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2103

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Musical instruments