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Wooden fragments of mirror handle

Three fragments of handle mirror, dark brown , almost black wood.

Provenance

Gebel Barkal; PYR VIII; 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, 263 B.C.–A.D. 248

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

4.4 x 3.4 cm (1 3/4 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-82b

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Cosmetic and Medical