Mica appliqes

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Object Place: Sudan (Nubia); Findspot: Sudan (Nubia), Kerma, K V x, K 500

Accession Number

20.1758

Medium or Technique

Mica

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts, The Ancient World

Classifications

Costumes

Numerous fragments including bird like a pelican, two rosettes, maltese cross and seven conventionalised plant ornaments. Field #: 14-3-1267. Publication: pg. 277, # 11.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Kerma, K V x, K 500. 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