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Ivory inlay of a donkey

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Inlay of donkey. Restored for loan to San Antonio.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan), Kerma. 1913: 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, Classic Kerma, 1700–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma

Dimensions

Height: 6.9 cm

Accession Number

20.2134

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture