Ivory inlays of two triangles

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Kerma, K1630x

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 3.5 x 3.1 x 0.3 cm (1 3/8 x 1 1/4 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

14.1315

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture

Two triangular inlays, probably from a bed. OR has three listed, one missing.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, K1630x. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition