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Peg

Flatish, worked to a point. Fresh chip at wide end.

Provenance

From Uronarti, room 93. 1929: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan. (Acession date: December 14, 2004)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian,

Findspot

Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

10.9 x 2.5 cm

Accession Number

29.2261

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Archaeological materials