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Cylinder

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K1036:11, Su/748

Dimensions

Overall: 2.5 x 2.5 cm (1 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

13.4163

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment

Ivory; solid.

Provenance

From Kerma. Su / 748, Tomb 1036:11. March 18, 1913: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition