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Fragments of a goose

Two fragments of a goose with incised details.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, pyramid IV (Queen Khensa). 1919: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of Taharqa, 690–664 B.C.

Object Place for Label

el-Kurru, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

el-Kurru, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Width: 3.4 cm (1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.2280

Medium or Technique

Agate

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture