Fragment of quartz
about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KIII 17(3)
Overall: 8.5 x 6.3 x 3.4 cm (3 3/8 x 2 1/2 x 1 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
May be the front leg of an animal, such as a lion, ram, or even a bird.
From Nubia, Kerma KIII 17(3). 1914 : excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 19 : assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition