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Two human bone fragments

Two bone fragments (one radial head fragment, one cervical vertebra fragment).

Provenance

From Nuri pyramid 53 (Queen Yeturow). 1918; 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, Napatan Period, reign of Atlanersa, 653–643 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

Nuri, Nubia, Sudan

Accession Number

18-2-174

Medium or Technique

Bone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Organic remains