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Ivory inlay of Taweret

Nubian
Classic Kerma
1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K1065

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .086 H.

Accession Number

13.4209

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Out on Loan

Out On Loan

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture

Taweret figure.

Provenance

From Kerma, K1065. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University-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