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Broken ivory pin.

Provenance

From Uronarti, Room 88. 1929: 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

Uronarti, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 6.5 cm (2 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.2232

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment