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Wood fragment with incised decoration

fragment oval straight sided box with incised line decoration

Provenance

Gebel Barkal PYR II; 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 Akinidad, 84–69 B.C.

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

23.9 x 17.6 x 3.6 cm (9 7/16 x 6 15/16 x 1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-2-184

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture