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Bed leg

Wooden leg from a bed. Shaped as a bull's foot.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Classic Kerma, about 1700–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Sudan

Accession Number

13.4004

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture