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Ram's foot

Ram's foot; piece of some object of which this is an ornamental fitting; broken at shin; solid.

Provenance

From Nubia, Meroe (Beg. N.), Tomb 5. 1921: 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, Meroitic Period, about 0–A.D. 20

Findspot

Meroe (Beg. N.), Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Length x width x height: 6.8 x 1.5 x 1.4 cm (2 11/16 x 9/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.12441

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture