about 1700–1550 B.C.
Object Place: Sudan, Nubia, Kerma; Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Kerma, tomb K 325
Overall: 6.5 x 0.9 x 13.9 cm (2 9/16 x 3/8 x 5 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ivory pendant in the form of a fly with transverse hole through head for suspension, decayed and incomplete. One of a pair.
From Kerma, tomb K 325. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition, February 1914; 1920: assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition