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Nut

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K 308-1

Dimensions

Overall: 2 x 2 x 3.3 cm (13/16 x 13/16 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.1412

Medium or Technique

nut

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Organic remains

Nut like in form. Black color, charred in fire, dom nut.

Provenance

From Kerma, K 308-1. December 1913: 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