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Feathers

Nubian
Early Kerma
2400–2050 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KN 151, 1c

Accession Number

16-4-1433

Medium or Technique

Feather

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Tufts of feathers tied together with string.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, KN 151, 1c. 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