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Fiber remains of a basket (?)

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Tumulus IV, K 441

Accession Number

14.1071

Medium or Technique

Fiber

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture

Remains of woven fibre, possibly a basket.

Provenance

From Kerma, tumulus IV, 441. 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