Cylinder

Nubian
Early Kerma
2400–2050 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KN 113 no.3

Dimensions

Height x width: 2.0 x 1.5 cm (13/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-1300

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

Cylindrical piece of wood with hole through middle, lengthwise.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Kerma, KN 113 no.3. 1916: 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