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Braided strap

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K 1031

Dimensions

Overall: 1.7 x 0.3 x 13 cm (11/16 x 1/8 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

Su.711

Medium or Technique

Leather

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

This braided leather strap ends with a rounded knot on one end.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma. K 1031. 1913 : excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1913: assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition