Ivory inlay of two goats feeding on a tree

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Object Place: Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 8.2 x 11.5 x 0.3 cm (3 1/4 x 4 1/2 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.1374

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture

Inlay piece. Ivory. Group - two goats feeding from a tree. In fragments but complete.

Provenance

From Kerma, K 439, 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