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Fragment of horn

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Kerma, Nubia (Sudan), K1805

Dimensions

2.2 x 10.5 cm (7/8 x 4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

14.1118

Medium or Technique

Horn

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Three long, curved, concave pieces of horn, with hole by base. Object like 14-1-891, found with 14-1-914 (dagger).

Provenance

From Nubia K1805 . 1914 : excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 19 : assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition