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Leather thong

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K 1805 #36

Dimensions

Overall: 0.4 x 2 cm (3/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.1646b

Medium or Technique

Leather

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Leather thong in two pieces. Goes with slate sharpener, 20.1646a.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma. K1805 #36. January 1914 : excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1914 : assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition