Ivory inlay of a bee or wasp
about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KIII GG
Overall: 4.4 cm (1 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Two fragments of a bee which have been reconstructed and are on display. Accession number is not on display label, and is falsely labeled as part of 13.4214a-c. See also 13.4214a, b, c.
From Kerma, KIII GG. December 1913: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition