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Ivory inlay of a tree

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Three pieces of a two tiered tree inlay. [cross reference all trees 20.1360 to 67, 20.1531 to 38, 14-1-236 to 243 ot 14-265 to 274]

Provenance

Kerma, Tomb 439.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

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

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 4.3 x 1 x 0.2 cm (1 11/16 x 3/8 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1041

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture