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Headrest

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Dimensions

Overall: 18 x 10 cm (7 1/16 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

01.7430

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture

Wood, much worm eaten; a hole through center, traces of black paint.

Provenance

From Abydos, tomb D 115. 1901: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt, received by the MFA through subscription to the Egypt Exploration Fund.
(Accession Date: October 1, 1901)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription