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Garment

Nubian
Early Kerma
2400–2050 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KN 101

Dimensions

Overall: 15.5 x 20.5 cm (6 1/8 x 8 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-1266

Medium or Technique

Leather

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts, The Ancient World

Classifications

Costumes

Mass of leather.

Provenance

From Kerma, KN 101. 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