Ivory inlays of triangles

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, IV 407, debris V, about 10 cm. above floor

Dimensions

Overall: 2 cm (13/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5702

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture

Nine small triangle fragments.

Provenance

From Nubia, IV 407, debris V, about 10 cm. above floor. December 1913: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition