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Fragment of decayed cotton

Nubian
Meroitic Period, reign of Pisaker
30–A.D. 40


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. N. XV

Accession Number

21.12472

Medium or Technique

Textile

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects

Several fragments of decayed, coarse, woven cotton (?)

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. North, Pyramid XV. 1921: 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