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Sandal straps

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K1805:67

Dimensions

Longest piece: 7 cm

Accession Number

14.1113

Medium or Technique

Leather

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts, The Ancient World

Classifications

Costumes

Four sandal straps stained in red (color flaking off); Only one in perfect condition, rest in fragments.

Provenance

From Nubia: Kerma, Tomb K 1805:67. 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