Ivory inlays of winged sun discs
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KB13 debris
Overall: 10 x 3.8 x 0.3 cm (3 15/16 x 1 1/2 x 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Three winged sun discs, broken, pieces missing. One is broken but mostly complete, other two are more fragmentary. Wings are like the more common vulture inlays, while the central sun disc is lightly incised.
From Nubia, Kerma, KB13 debris. Nov, 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