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Furniture ornaments

Ivory. 2 djed-columns and 2 flower groups reconstructed from frags. of an unknown piece of furniture, mounted in modern wood frame in conjectural arrangement. In part restored in plaster. Original tenons preserved.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From El-Kurru; Tomb Ku. 62.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, 750–270 B.C.

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan

Accession Number

24.1754a-c

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture