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Headrest

Nubian
Kerma


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K 329

Dimensions

Overall: 37 x 10 x 8 cm (14 9/16 x 3 15/16 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.1384

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture

Base only, squared pillar with socket for dowel of upper piece. Fair condition.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan), Kerma K329. 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