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Ivory inlay fragments of Taweret and other fragments

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KIII 309

Dimensions

Overall: 1.3 x 0.3 x 5 cm (1/2 x 1/8 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5794

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

Taweret inlay fragments and other fragments

Provenance

From Kerma KIII 309. December 27,1913: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition