Ivory inlay of bird (pheasant?)
about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K1001:5
Height x width x depth: 5.9 x 3.9 x 0.3 cm (2 5/16 x 1 9/16 x 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Fragment of a bird (bustard), consisting of the body, tail, partial legs, and one wing. Incised. Fits with 13.4207.
From Kerma, K1001:5. 1913: 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.
(Accession date: December 4, 1913)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition