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Fragments of two or more winged giraffes with heads to ground.

Provenance

From Kerma, K IV, K 451 x. March 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubia, Classic Kerma, about 1700–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Sudan (Nubia)

Object Place

Sudan (Nubia)

Accession Number

20.1757

Medium or Technique

Mica

Collections

The Ancient World

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