Fragments of ivory inlay
about 712–698 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Ku 15
Mounted Inlays: 12 x 15 cm (4 3/4 x 5 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
9 fragments: man with throwstick and hierogylphic lion head, and three flags. Plus 12 fragments of ivory inlay: animal legs, hunting scenes, staffs, ram’s head. See also Eg.Inv.1490.
From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, Ku 15. 1919: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition