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Garment

Nubian
Early Kerma
2400–2050 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KN 60

Dimensions

Overall (a): 10.5 x 15 cm (4 1/8 x 5 7/8 in.) Overall (b): 15.5 x 20.5 cm (6 1/8 x 8 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-1088a-b

Medium or Technique

Leather

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts, The Ancient World

Classifications

Costumes

Provenance

From Kerma, KN 60. April 1916: 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