Circular basketry tray
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma
Diameter: 13.5 cm (5 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This circular tray is woven of the fiber of a reed-like plant. Its shape is slightly distorted, and some strands exhibit some separating. Otherwise it is in nearly perfect condition.
From Kerma. January 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)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition