Wooden bed leg
about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Sudan, Kerma, Cemetery S, K 307
Length x width x depth: 43 x 14 x 4 cm (16 15/16 x 5 1/2 x 1 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
One broken bed leg (back) carved in the form of bull’s feet. Damaged by white ants (also numbered S13-12-586).
From Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Southern cemetery, KIII, grave K307, December 1913. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan; 1920: Received by the MFA March 1920.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition