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Painted tooth of a child

Human tooth (child's) incomplete, colored green, also fragment of similar

Provenance

From Beg. North, Pyramid 6. 1921: 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, Meroitic Period, reign of Amanishakhete, 26–20 B.C.

Findspot

Beg. North, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

21-3-712L

Medium or Technique

Tooth

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Organic remains