User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Ivory fragments

Start collecting

Two curved ivory fragments. Hole bored at end of larger fragment.

Provenance

From Sheikh-Farag, S.F.28. 1913: 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

Egyptian,

Findspot

Sheikh-Farag, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 1.8 x 1 x 6 cm (11/16 x 3/8 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.5200

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments