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Two fragments of Ivory with brown coloring and incised diagonal lines on surface. White encrustations.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-'Aryan. Z 105-3. 1911: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt. (Accession date: October 19, 1911)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 2, 2750–2649 B.C.

Findspot

Zawyet el-'Aryan, Egypt

Dimensions

Length x width x depth: 2.2 x 1.1 x 0.5 cm (7/8 x 7/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.2703

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects