Fragments of ivory figures
Napatan Period, reign of Taharqa
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid IV (Queen Khensa)
Medium or Technique
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Numerous fragments of various shapes and sizes, including two fragments of elephant figures with incised details (one nearly complete, the other is only the top half of the elephant).
From el-Kurru, pyramid IV (Queen Khensa). 1919: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition