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Headrest

Nubian
Kerma
1700–1550 B.C.


Object Place: Sudan, Kerma

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: .133

Accession Number

20.1382

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture

Fragment, top only with holes for dowel and pin. Fair condition.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Southern cemetery, January 1914. 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition