Headrest

Nubian
Classic Kerma
1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Kerma, K III

Dimensions

Overall: 15.8 x 23.5 x 7 cm (6 1/4 x 9 1/4 x 2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

20.1383

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture

One piece, complete. Good condition.

Provenance

From Kerma, K III. 1914excavated 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