Ivory inlay of a leaf (lotus petal?)

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, X(10)-6 V

Dimensions

Overall: 1.1 x 0.3 x 3 cm (7/16 x 1/8 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1058

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture

Provenance

From Nubia, X(10)-6 V, January 1914: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition