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Fragment of packed fabric

Nubian
Meroitic Period, reign of Akinidad
84–69 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, PYR II

Dimensions

3.4 x 0.5 x 9.0 cm (1 5/16 x 3/16 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-2-187

Medium or Technique

Cloth

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Mass of cloth caked together in a lump.

Provenance

Gebel Barkal PYR II; 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