Ivory inlay of a tree

Egyptian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K 439

Dimensions

Overall: 4.3 x 1 x 0.2 cm (1 11/16 x 3/8 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1041

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture

Three pieces of a two tiered tree inlay. [cross reference all trees 20.1360 to 67, 20.1531 to 38, 14-1-236 to 243 ot 14-265 to 274]

Provenance

Kerma, Tomb 439.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition