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Ivory inlays of rectangles

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Nine rectangular inlays.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma. K 343. February 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; February 1914: assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Kerma, 2400–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 1.1 x 3.4 cm (7/16 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1412

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture