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Mud object

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery S, Tumulus IV, K 420 X

Dimensions

Diameter: 1.9 cm (3/4 in.)

Accession Number

13.5720

Medium or Technique

Mud

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

Button or seal.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, Tumulus IV, 420 X. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition