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Bed leg

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Sudan, Kerma

Dimensions

Length x width x depth: 39 x 16 x 4 cm (15 3/8 x 6 5/16 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.4002

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture

One bed leg with decorated 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