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Bed leg

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma

Dimensions

Length x width x depth: 31.2 x 12 x 4 cm (12 5/16 x 4 3/4 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1449.1

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture

One bed leg, decorated with bull’s foot; broken in two fragments

Provenance

Kerma, Sudan, December, 1914.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition