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Bed leg

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Object Place: Sudan, Kerma

Dimensions

Length x width x depth: 30 x 12 x 3 cm (11 13/16 x 4 3/4 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.4003

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture

One bed leg, decorated with 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