about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K 1610x
Overall: 8 x 10.5 x 1.7 cm (3 1/8 x 4 1/8 x 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Thong folded over itself to make end of knot, spiral held together by narrow thong, know not preserved.
From Kerma, K 1610x. February 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition