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Fragment, petrified wood

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K III, Room EE

Dimensions

Length: 8.7 cm (3 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.1320

Medium or Technique

Petrified wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

One small fragment as 13-12-489. Chip with two smoothed faces at right angles, thinly glazed blue-green.

Provenance

From Kerma, KIII, Room EE. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan; 1920: Received by the MFA.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition