Forepart of a reclining lion
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Chapel K II A
Overall: 8.4 x 12cm (3 5/16 x 4 3/4in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Quartzite, fine blue glaze. Smooth polish and not much internal detail. Eg.Inv.3571 joins as both back feet.
From Kerma, Chapel K II:A. 1912: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1913: assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition