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Wand

Five fragments of an ivory wand. Hand is carved and in poor condition.

Provenance

From Semna, S523. 1924: 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

Egyptian,

Findspot

Semna, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 3.5 x 23 cm (1 3/8 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2048

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects