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Box

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Date:
100 BC-AD 300
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300
Description:

Lot of many fragments of a circular wooden box with carved and inlaid decoration on the exterior. Note that one fragment bears the number "Gr. 74[?]" on it in black ink, but this fragment seems very similar to the others, so perhaps this is an error.

Medium:
Wood
Pigment
Provenance:

The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Nubia, Karanog, Aniba Cemetery; D. Randall-MacIver and C. L. Wooley, 1908

Source:
E7616
Spatial:
Egypt
Nubia
Karanog Cemetery
Coverage:
Meroitic
Identifier:
202232
Agg Provider:
Penn Museum
Agg Is Shown At:
http://www.penn.museum/collections/object/202232