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Copper band fragments

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Tumulus XB:303

Dimensions

Height x length: 2.2 x 8.2 cm (7/8 x 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

14.1547

Medium or Technique

Copper

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Copper plate with a row of very small nails (tacks) down the center - once attached to a slightly rounded peice of wood. Very corroded.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Kerma, Tumulus XB:303. 1914: 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