Ivory inlay of a vulture
about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K439
Legacy dimension: Length: .071
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Assigned a new accession number of 20.2108. Ivory. Vulture with wings outspread. Body and right wing about complete in fragments; left wing missing.
From Kerma, K439. January 1914: 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