Leather object

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Tumulus IV, 414

Dimensions

Length: 6 cm (2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.5708

Medium or Technique

Leather

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

Curved piece of leather with a loop on one end.

Provenance

From Kerma, tumulus IV, 414. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition