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Fragments of thread

Nubian
Late Napatan Period
362–342 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid II, A

Accession Number

18-4-516

Medium or Technique

Thread

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Several fragments of twisted thread.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, Ku. 2 (tomb of an unidentified queen). 1918: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition