Ivory inlay of an elephant
about 1660–1630 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, tomb K 1043, South Cemetery
Height x width: 8.8 x 6 cm (3 7/16 x 2 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Bed inlay of an elephant walking toward the right, head and tail missing.
From Kerma, South Cemetery, tomb K 1043. 1913: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
(Accession Date: December 4, 1913)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition