Ivory inlay of a winged giraffe
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K309
Medium or Technique
Not On View
One of three inlays in the form of a winged giraffe with head lowered to the ground. These once formed part of a panel on the footboard of a funerary bed.
From Kerma: K309. 1913: Excavated by the Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of the Sudan.
(Accession date: March 1, 1920)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition