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Cloth fragment

Nubian
Meroitic Period, reign of Amanikhatashan
A.D. 62–85


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. N.), Tomb 18

Dimensions

Length x width (folded): 6.5 x 3.5 cm (2 9/16 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21-3-684c

Medium or Technique

Cloth

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Organic remains

One small piece of brown, coarse, woven cloth.

Provenance

From Nubia, Meroe (Beg. N.), Tomb 18. 1921: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition