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Three giraffe figures and fragments of at least thirteen more. Field #: 14-3-517. Publication: Reisner KERMA pg. 278, # 19; One giraffe only is published in KERMA ROYAUME DE NUBIE, Geneva, 1990.Object 278, p.218.

Provenance

From Kerma: K 10 B-339 (Ed). 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. (Accession date: March 1, 1920)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

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

Findspot

Kerma, Sudan (Nubia)

Dimensions

Height (approximately): 8.7 cm (3 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.1770

Medium or Technique

Mica

Collections

The Ancient World

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