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Figure of created animal, perhaps a double headed bustard, head to ground and twelve indeterminate fragments. Field #: 13-12-1. Publication Book: pg. 277 #3

Provenance

From Kerma, K IV A. December 1913: 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)

Dimensions

Length: 7.0 cm (2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

20.1748

Medium or Technique

Mica

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Costumes