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Wood. Toilet box and lid in form of "buckle" amulet. Incomplete and much eaten by ants.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Meroe, Tomb W ___ [Excav. date] Jan. 1922

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Meroitic Period,

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: 0.150 W. 0.048

Accession Number

24.970a-b

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment