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Crocodile leg

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K 1300 X

Dimensions

Overall: 2.3 x 2.5 x 4.5 cm (7/8 x 1 x 1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

14.1103

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Green left hind leg of crocodile plus small back of belly.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma. 1914 : excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 19 : assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition