Horn cover

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, floor 444: #41

Dimensions

Overall: 6.3 x 3 cm (2 1/2 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1048

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Animal-related

orn protector and plug of dried mug.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, floor 444: #41 1914 : excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1914 : assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition