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Headrest

Nubian
Kerma
1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .322 Length:

Accession Number

13.3995a-b

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture

Made in two pieces, with square dowel extending through to top.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, southern cemetery, KX, grave K1064. 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. 1064 / N

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition