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Ivory inlay of Taweret

Taweret figure.

Provenance

From Kerma, K1065. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Classic Kerma, 1700–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

13.4209

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture