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Headrest

Nubian
Kerma
1700–1550 B.C.


Object Place: Sudan, Kerma

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .393 Length:

Accession Number

13.3994

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture

One complete headrest; wood badly eaten by insects and deteriorated

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma. 1913: 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.

Findspot Information: From Kerma. 1055 / 3.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition