Mica appliqes

Nubia
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Object Place: Sudan (Nubia); Findspot: Kerma, Sudan (Nubia), K IV, K 451 x

Accession Number

20.1757

Medium or Technique

Mica

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts, The Ancient World

Classifications

Costumes

Fragments of two or more winged giraffes with heads to ground.

Provenance

From Kerma, K IV, K 451 x. March 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition