Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K XIV grave K 1400B debris
Overall: 4 x 4.1 x 2 cm (1 9/16 x 1 5/8 x 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This is the body of a very small falcon. It includes the right side and back, from the middle of the tail to the shoulder and down to the upper part of the leg. The feathers are incised and finely detailed.
From Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K XIV grave K 1400B debris. 1914: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition