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Ivory inlay fragments

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma

Dimensions

Overall: 3.5 x 0.2 cm (1 3/8 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1131

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture

One leg of a giraffe plus numerous fragments.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma. 19 : 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