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Horse-trappings

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String of 11 cartouches, blue and yellow, inscribed Ded-ka-ra, except 1: Menkheper-ra. In original order. From neck of horse.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, Horse grave 211.1919: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston 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, Napatan Period, reign of Shebitka, 698–690 B.C.

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: of string 0.556 m.

Accession Number

21.10565

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Animal-related