Mica appliqes

Nubia
Classic Kerma
1700–1550 B.C.


Object Place: Sudan (Nubia); Findspot: Kerma, Sudan (Nubia), K X, K 1090 x

Dimensions

Height: 6.3 cm (2 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

20.1755

Medium or Technique

Mica

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts, The Ancient World

Classifications

Costumes

Three birds (possible Guinea fowl), bodies covered with punctured dots, two fragments of birds and five fragmentary strips. Field #: 14-3-763. Publication Book: pg. 279 #36.

Provenance

From Kerma: K 10, K 1090 x. 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.
(Accession date: March 1, 1920)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition