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Ivory inlay of a running antelope or gazelle

Assigned a new accession number of 20.2106. Ivory. Running antelope or gazelle. In fragments but nearly complete.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma. 1920: excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the EEF in the division of finds by the Egyptian government; voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting; sent over. Findspot Information: From Kerma - K. 439, January 1914.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Kerma,

Object Place

Egypt

Accession Number

20.1377

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture