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Ivory plaques

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Three ivory plaques, bevelled on both sides, from a box?

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, KXV chapel D#13. 1914: 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, Kerma, 2400–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 7.4 x 3.9 cm (2 15/16 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

15-2-124

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture