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Bed leg

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Sudan, Kerma

Dimensions

Length x width x depth: 35 x 13 x 4 cm (13 3/4 x 5 1/8 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.4001

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture

One leg of a bed, decorated with a bull’s foot

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma. December, 1913. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition