Fragment of a bird
Napatan Period, reign of Taharqa
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid III, A & B
Depth: 3.6 cm (1 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Fragment of the body of a bird. Incised lines indicate feathers; black paint around neck and along underside of body.
From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, pyramid 3, A & B. 1919: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition