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Ivory inlay of two goats feeding on a tree

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Inlay piece. Ivory. Group - two goats feeding from a tree. In fragments but complete.

Provenance

From Kerma, K 439, January 1914. 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, about 1700–1550 B.C.

Object Place

Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 8.2 x 11.5 x 0.3 cm (3 1/4 x 4 1/2 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.1374

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture