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Hair pin?

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Hair pin? in ivory. Slightly flattened at top end.

Provenance

From Semna, West, debris from Rm W366. 1928: 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,

Findspot

Semna West, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Other: 1 x 7 cm (3/8 x 2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

28.1330

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Hair Ornaments