Mica appliqués

Nubian
Classic Kerma
1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Sudan (Nubia), Kerma, K X B-339 (Ed)

Dimensions

Height: 8.7 cm (3 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.1770

Medium or Technique

Mica

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts, The Ancient World

Classifications

Costumes

Three giraffe figures and fragments of at least thirteen more.

Provenance

From Kerma, K 10 B-339 (Ed). 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